Prospective Students

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Application Process

Those interested in applying may submit through the Texas Medical and Dental Student Application Service (TMDSAS). Applications open on May 2nd and close on September 30th at 5 PM central time. Detailed information on the application process may be found on the TMDSAS website Each applicant will be required to complete a short Supplemental Application, at a minimal cost of $40.00.

The UTRGV School of Medicine conducts criminal background and other reference checks on candidates selected for admission. This process may include online research, especially a review of social media. It is highly recommended that you conduct a thorough review of you social media account(s) early in the application process. For questions please contact us at

Offers of Admission:

Offers of admission will be made based on the TMDSAS timeline. Remember that all schools to which you interview must be ranked as part of the TMDSAS Match Process.


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Pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges