Important Dates

Important Dates for the 2019-2020 Admissions Cycle *

October 1, 2019

MSTP (MD/PhD) AMCAS Application Deadline

October 15, 2019

MD AMCAS Application Deadline

November 15, 2019

Supplemental Application Deadline

* Supplemental Application Fee - $100.00

August 26, 2019 - December 13, 2019

Interview season

January 31, 2020

Admissions Decisions Released

February 2020

Authorize criminal background check (Certiphi Screening)

March 1, 2020

Submit all Financial Aid Documents (FAFSA, 2018 Federal Tax Returns, Sibling-Spouse Verification Form)

April 15, 2020

Applicant should narrow offers of acceptance to three (3) schools or programs (AMCAS)

April 30, 2020

Applicant's Matriculation Decision (AMCAS) - "Plan to Enroll" option is required (applicant should only be holding admission at one school but can remain on multiple schools' wait lists).

April 23-24, 2020

Second Look Program (More information will be forthcoming)

May 12, 2020 

Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) & Physician Scientist Training Program (PSTP) students' "Commit to Enroll" is required.

July 17, 2020 

"Commit to Enroll" is required of all students.

August 9, 2020 

White Coat Ceremony

August 10-14, 2020 

Required Orientation

August 17, 2020 

First Day of Classes

Important Dates for the 2020-2021 Admissions Cycle *

October 1, 2020

MSTP (MD/PhD) AMCAS Application Deadline

October 15, 2020

MD AMCAS Application Deadline

November 15, 2020

Supplemental Application Deadline

** Supplemental Application Fee - $100.00

August 24, 2020 - December 15, 2020

Interview season

February 1, 2021

Admissions Decisions Released

February 2021

Authorize criminal background check (Certiphi Screening)

March 1, 2021

Submit all Financial Aid Documents (FAFSA, 2019 Federal Tax Returns, Sibling-Spouse Verification Form)

April 15, 2021

Applicant should narrow offers of acceptance to three (3) schools or programs (AMCAS)

April 30, 2021

Applicant's Matriculation Decision (AMCAS) - "Plan to Enroll" option is required (applicant should only be holding admission at one school but can remain on multiple schools' wait lists).

April 2021 (Dates TBD)

Second Look Program (More information will be forthcoming)

May 11, 2021 

Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) & Physician Scientist Training Program (PSTP) students' "Commit to Enroll" is required.

July 16, 2021 

"Commit to Enroll" is required of all students.

August 8, 2021 (tentative) 

White Coat Ceremony

August 9-13, 2021 (tentative) 

Required Orientation

August 16, 2021 (tentative) 

First Day of Classes

* Dates are subject to change without prior notice at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine's discretion. Please check here for accurate information.