MD PROGRAMS (CORE and SELECT) TIMELINE 2017-2018 CYCLE
June 1, 2017
The primary application is available to complete and submit through AMCAS.
Please note: The Office of MD Admissions reviews applications on a rolling admissions process. It is advised that students complete the application process as early as possible.
July 2017 - December 2017
AMCAS applications are received (electronic transmission of applicant's data from AMCAS to USF may take 4-6 weeks after online application is submitted).
July - December 2017
Secondary application invitations are sent out.
August 1, 2017
Early Decision Applicants: Deadline for receipt of AMCAS application.
August 15, 2017
Early Decision Applicants: Deadline for receipt of all secondary application information.
October 1, 2017
Early Decision Applicants: Deadline to notify applicants of their admissions decision.
January 31, 2018
Deadline for submitting the AMCAS application.
August 2017 - March 2018
Applications are reviewed for possible interview invitation.
September 9, 2017
Final MCAT test accepted for consideration for the 2018 cycle.
August 2017 - April 2018
Invitations to interview are sent out for regular decision applicants.
October 2017 - May 2018
Offers of admission are made on a "rolling" basis.
March 1, 2018
Deadline for receipt of all secondary application materials.
Interviews are concluded for the 2018 cycle.
April 30, 2018
Deadline for Regular MD and MD/PhD applicants to withdraw Fall 2018 acceptance in order to comply with the AAMC Traffic Rule stated below:
By April 30 of the matriculation year (April 15 for schools whose first day of class is on or before July 30), for Regular MD and MD/PhD programs, each applicant who has received an offer of acceptance from more than one school or program choose the specific school or program at which the applicant prefers to enroll and withdraw his or her application, by written correspondence delivered by regular or electronic methods, from all other schools or programs from which acceptance offers have been received.
June 1, 2018
Deadline for accepted applicants to request a 1 year deferral.