Ask the Admissions Team
If I haven't completed my pre-requisites can I still apply?
Yes. Traditional students may complete 1 course prerequisite in the spring semester of their senior year or the non-traditional student, the year they anticipate matriculation.
Is there a required minimum GPA and MCAT score to apply?
No. All Regular Decision applicants are invited to complete a Secondary Application. All Secondary Applications submitted will undergo a holistic review.
The required MCAT score and GPA for the Early Decision Program can be found here.
Do you give preference to West Virginia Residents?
We give preference to West Virginia residents, those with strong ties and students who meet our academic mission.
Do you accept international students?
International students who have completed a minimum of 3 years, 90 credit hours and have taken their prerequisite courses from an accredited institution in the United States and Canada are welcome to apply. We do not accept international coursework.
Do we accept transfer students?
Medical Students who fulfill the requirements outlined in our Transfer Student Policy will be considered.
Do we allow students to defer admission?
Students are allowed to defer admission for rare and special circumstances.
For more information please refer to our Deferral Policy.
Will you accept the AAMC Fee Waiver?
Yes, we will waive the secondary application fee for applicants who have been granted fee assistance (FAP) by the AAMC. Proof of FAP must be submitted with the secondary application.