Applications for admission to the University of Massachusetts Medical School are submitted on-line through the American Medical College Application Service. (AMCAS). Applications are accepted between June 1 and November 1 of the year prior to admission. The deadline for completion of the application is December 15.
Applicants are encouraged to apply early!
AMCAS requires 4-6 weeks to verify applications. Submission of applications to AMCAS by the November 1 deadline does not guarantee that your application will be verified in time to be complete by our December 15 deadline. Extensions will not be granted for late applications.
The Admissions Committee will review an application only when complete, with all supporting documents, as described below:
Applicants will be able to view an on-line check list to view if applications are complete or which items have not been received. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that all required documents are received.
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETE IN THE ADMISSIONS OFFICE BY December 15.
The Admissions Committee is composed of faculty members representing various disciplines from the basic and clinical sciences and two medical students. Committee members carefully review each application and all enclosed information provided by or on behalf of the applicant. The University adheres strictly to all applicable state and federal regulations relating to non-discrimination and equal opportunity.
Once complete, each application is reviewed by the Admissions Committee and a decision is made regarding the offer of an interview. An interview is required for acceptance and interviews are conducted in Worcester at the invitation of the committee.