MD Admissions FAQ
The deadline for submitting the primary application to AMCAS is January 15, 2024.
Applicants must make all changes in contact information through AMCAS – not USF Health Morsani College of Medicine MD Admissions Office. AMCAS will then relay your changes to all the schools to which you have applied. You also should inform AMCAS when you change email accounts.
USF Health Morsani College of Medicine does not have a minimum GPA or MCAT requirement. USF utilizes a thorough holistic review of all applications. Any student who chooses to apply to USF through AMCAS will receive our secondary application.
USF Health Morsani College of Medicine requires students to complete all prerequisite work and bachelor degree coursework prior to matriculation from a regionally accredited institution. Students can major in any academic discipline.
No, in order to qualify for admission into the MD program at USF Health Morsani College of Medicine all students must either be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States with a green card at the time of submitting the AMCAS application. International students with a student visa (F1) do not qualify for admissions into MCOM. Exceptions may be considered on a case by case basis. In addition, requirements for a Bachelor’s degree must be completed at a regionally accredited U.S. university or college by the time of matriculation. For more information on our academic requirements, please visit the link below.
Examples of acceptable forms of documentation include: driver's license, vehicle registration and voter registration card. If further proof is needed, you will be asked to provide additional information.
Please view the procedures for Residency Classification.
Please visit the Educational Commission on Foreign Medical Graduates and Students website for assistance on continuing/completing your education in the U.S.
Please see USF Health MCOM's required prerequisite courses.
Please contact our MD Admissions Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.