We encourage you to consult and follow the AAMC Application and Acceptance Protocols for Applicants.
In addition, we expect applicants to assume responsibility for the following: The Office’s official form of communication is email.
We do not pre-screen for secondary invitations; applicants are strongly encouraged to review the Applicants who do not meet the above deadlines will not be considered for admissions into UND SMHS.
Applicants are encouraged to submit their Secondary Application and fee within two weeks to ensure timely consideration.
It is applicants’ responsibility to ensure that they submit the correct number of letters by the November 1 deadline (see below).
If your letters are being forwarded by your university advising office or career center, and you are unaware as to how your university compiles letters of evaluation, please consult your pre-health advising office prior to entering letter information to avoid complications with your application.Applicants are responsible for monitoring their email accounts and for notifying AMCAS and the Office of any email address changes. It is the applicant's responsibility to review the Admissions website to determine eligibility and competitiveness for admission into UND SMHS.Please review the Selection Criteria; if you are not a North Dakota resident, we encourage you to pay special attention to the section on Residency.UND SMHS uses the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS), the centralized, web-based, application service that allows applicants to complete and submit one primary application to multiple schools.Applicants are asked to meet the following AMCAS deadlines in order to be considered for admission into UND SMHS: Applicants who do not meet the above deadlines will not be considered for admissions into UND SMHS.Congratulations for all you've accomplished to reach this stage in your journey towards a career in medicine.Please review the information in this section carefully before beginning your application to UND's School of Medicine & Health Sciences.If you wait until the deadline to submit, we may not receive a processed/verified application by the time our interview slots are full.Beginning July 1, secondary applications are sent via e-mail to all applicants who submit an AMCAS application to UND SMHS.Applicants are encouraged to assess their suitability for the School based on the following preference criteria. Former Residents of North Dakota Former residents of North Dakota whose parents are residents of North Dakota, and who graduated from a North Dakota high school, and who were previously residents of North Dakota for ten years or more.Those who meet the criteria are strongly encouraged to apply. Significant Ties to North Dakota Applicants who are, or will be at time of matriculation, a graduate of a North Dakota University, excluding on-line degrees.