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University of Washington Medical School
University of Washington School of Medicine, abbreviated as UWSOM by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Seattle, WA. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of University of Washington School of Medicine.
PO Box 356340
Seattle, WA 98195
(206) 543-7212

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.uwmedicine.org
Electronic application: N/A

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 11/01
Oldest MCAT considered: 2005
Application fee: $35
Director of admissions: Dr. Carol C. Teitz
Does this school ask for a secondary application as part of the admissions process? Yes

This school requires undergraduate work in these subjects in order to apply: biology, inorganic (general) chemistry, physics

Is a personal interview required for admission? Yes
Are interviews conducted at the medical school? Yes

Acceptance notice to regular application for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Earliest date: November 1
-Latest date: April 1

Applicant's response to acceptance offer for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Maximum time in weeks: 2 weeks
-Does the school consider requests for deferred entrance? Yes
-Deposit to hold place in class: None
-Deposit due: At time of acceptance offer
-Deposit refundable prior to: N/A
-Starting month for the class of 2007-2008: August

Early Decision Plan application period for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Does the school have an Early Decision Plan (EDP)? No
-EDP application period begins: N/A
-EDP application period ends: N/A
-EDP applicants notified by: N/A

Fall 2005 Admissions Statistics

Applied Interviewed Accepted Enrolled
Total: 3,775 801 235 182
In-state: 1,001 709 195 166
Out-of-state: 2,774 92 40 16
Women: 1,761 394 126 101
Minorities: 685 184 60 42
International: 0 0 0 0



Acceptance rate: 6.2%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.64

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 10.4
Verbal reasoning: 10.3
Physical sciences: 10.2
Biological: 10.7
Writing: Q

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 51%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 23%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 17%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 1%
Mixed disciplines and other: 9%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 51%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 23%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 17%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 1%
Mixed disciplines and other: 9%



Combined Degree Programs
Combined degree programs offered: M.D./Ph.D., M.D./M.P.H.

Does the school have a combined college/M.D. program? No
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program: N/A
Web site for combined college/M.D. program: N/A

Selection Factors
Details on the policies, preferences, criteria, factors and procedures used in the M.D. admission process:
(Data appear as originally submitted by this school)
Residents of the states of WA WY AK MT and ID are eligible to apply for the MD. Others can apply to the MD/PhD program. Pre-med science courses are required as is the MCAT. All must demonstrate ability in their field, English, basic math, and computing/IT. A successful interview is an important factor. Recent accepted students had a GPA of 3. 66, MCAT scores of over 10. 4, and a Q in writing.

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