Specific Information for:

Reapplicants (individuals who completed the process of applying, and had a composite letter of recommendation sent by the Board to health professional schools).

Continuing applicants (individuals who opened a file with the office, but have not yet completed the process of applying)

TIMING IS CRITICAL!

More information about deadlines and timing is provided in the Applicant Handbook, which is given to all applicants at Applicant Workshops in the Fall semester.

The Application Timeline

This timeline details the processes involved in applying to medical, dental, and veterinary programs.   If your interest is in another program, contact Misty Huacuja-LaPointe to discuss the details and deadlines.

  Pre-Med  Pre-Dental Pre-Vet
Fall 2011 Attend an Applicant Workshop; fill out an Intake Form; initial meeting with Judith Hudson
Nov '11-Jan '12
  • Receive your Premedical Board Advisor assignment.
  • Have initial meeting with your Premedical Board Advisor.
  • Begin drafting your personal statement
  • Begin to ask for letters of recommendation.
  • Sign up for Premed Board Interview
Jan-May '12 Take MCAT Take DAT Take GRE
Feb-Apr '12 Premedical Board Interview
May '12 Work on primary (AMCAS/AACOMAS) application Work on primary (AADSAS) application  
May '12
  • Request transcripts from Registrar's Office to be sent to schools
  • Attend Year End Applicant Meeting
June '12  Submit primary application  Work on primary (VMCAS) application
June-Aug '12 Composite letters of recommendation are written and sent to schools.
Primay applications are processed by application services
Aug '12 Retake MCAT if necessary    
Aug '12 Interviews at schools begin    
Oct '12 Acceptances begin to be sent out    
Dec '12   Acceptances begin to be sent out 
Fall 2013 Matriculate to health professions school!