Important Dates

APPLYING EARLY IS A BIG ADVANTAGE; the sooner you apply, the sooner your application will be processed and reviewed. Many of the dates listed here are “drop-dead cutoffs.” Try to be way ahead of all deadlines.

Early May: AMCAS opens for application

Early July: Target date for submitting your application to AMCAS

October-February: Interviews

November-April 15: Acceptance notifications

December 1: LAST DAY to submit your AMCAS application to Washington University School of Medicine

December 16: Transcript deadline. All transcripts must be received by AMCAS 14 calendar days after the AMCAS application deadline (or the next business day if the the 14th day falls on a weekend or holiday).

December 31: LAST DAY for Washington University School of Medicine to receive your

  • Supplemental Application
  • Recommendation letters
  • MCAT Scores

April 15: LAST DAY by which we notify you whether you are Accepted, Not Accepted or offered a position on our Wait List

April 30: The “Plan to Enroll” option is required in the AMCAS Choose Your Medical School Tool. Applicants must reduce their number of positions held to a single medical school at a time, as mandated by the AMCAS Application and Acceptance Protocols.

July 6, 2020: The “Commit to Enroll” option is required.

July 13, 2020: FIRST DAY of Orientation for entering students

July 13, 2020: FIRST DAY of classes for first-year students