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
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 29, 2019: The “Commit to Enroll” option is required.
August 5, 2019: FIRST DAY of Orientation for entering students
August 6, 2019: FIRST DAY of classes for first-year students