Guide for Applicants

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Admissions Timeline

June 1, 2014

Applicants may begin to submit their AMCAS web-application to AAMC.

July 15, 2014

Arkansas residents may begin calling to schedule their faculty interview. Applicants must certify and submit the AMCAS application before scheduling an interview.

November 1, 2014

Final deadline for all applicants to submit AMCAS web-application to AMCAS.

Last day for Arkansas residents to call UAMS to schedule faculty interviews.

November 15, 2014

Non-Arkansas residents with strong ties to Arkansas must submit letter to UAMS advocating strong ties to Arkansas.

December 12, 2014

Admissions Committee meets to determine which non- Arkansas residents will be invited to be interviewed in January and reviewed in February.

December 18, 2014

Letters to early accepts for Arkansas residents.

January 15, 2015

ALL application documentation must be received at UAMS for ALL applicants.

January 22, 2015

Letters to early accepts for Arkansas residents.

February 20, 2015

Letters mailed to all applicants informing them of their admissions status: Accepted, Alternate List or Not Accepted.

Faculty Interviews

Arkansas Residents

All Arkansas residents must be interviewed by members of the UAMS faculty. It is your responsibility to call the Office of Admissions to schedule your faculty interview after you have certified and submitted your AMCAS application. You may begin calling July 15, but you must call no later than November 1 to schedule your interview.

Non-Arkansas Residents

Non-Arkansas residents will be interviewed by invitation only. The Admissions Committee will meet in mid December to determine which non-Arkansas resident applicants will be invited to come for faculty interviews on January 10.

The College of Medicine reserves the right to perform a criminal background check on all applicants accepted for admission.

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