M.D. Program

Admissions Timeline


May 1: Application is Available.

Applicants must complete both the AMCAS application and the general application for admission to UMKC.

August 1: Application Deadline.

The AMCAS application and the General Application for Admission to UMKC must be submitted by this date. The last MCAT score accepted for initial application review is the June MCAT. Letters of recommendation must also be submitted through the AMCAS Letter of Recommendation Service by this date.

September 1: AMCAS Verified Deadline.

The AMCAS application must be submitted and verified by this date. AMCAS applications submitted by August 1 but verified after September 1 will be considered late and reviewed with other late applicants.

September: Offers to Interview are Extended.

Applicants selected for an interview will be notified via email. Applicants not selected for an interview will be notified via U.S. mail.

September – October: Interviews Take Place.

All candidates selected for an interview must select and confirm an interview date for the interview.

October: Offers of Admission are Extended.

Candidates offered admission will be mailed an admissions packet notifying them of their acceptance to the program. Students placed on the alternate list or denied to the program will also be notified at this time. All admission decisions are communicated via U.S. mail. Admission decisions are not communicated via phone or email. All decisions of the Council on Selection are final.

January: Classes Begin.

Students who have been offered admission and who have accepted the offer of admission will matriculate to the School of Medicine in January.