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Going to Medical School

Since our first class in 2017, the UNLV School of Medicine has been transforming healthcare and students’ lives in order to achieve the goal of becoming a physician for the state of Nevada. We welcome you to our site and look forward to helping you decide about earning the Doctorate of Medicine at UNLV.

Students interested in attending the UNLV School of Medicine are encouraged to fill out our Student Inquiry Form and become a part of our outreach database. By registering you will gain access to announcements, prospective applicant events, and updates.

Student Inquiry Form

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About the Doctorate in Medicine

UNLV offers a 4-year Doctorate in Medicine degree that is accredited by the Liaison Commission on Medical Education (LCME). Cohorts start each July. Applicants must apply through a structured and competitive admissions process to enroll.

Curriculum Applicants Campus

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Getting Started

Being prepared to apply to medical school starts during the undergraduate experience. From completing the right pre-requisites and doing well academically, to taking the MCAT and putting together your admissions application, there is a lot that goes into the process.

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Facts and Stats

240
Medical Students Enrolled
60
Students Per Cohort
510
Average MCAT
3.6 to 3.7
Average GPA
1800-1900
Applicants Per Year
300+
Applicants Interviewed Per Year
30%
First Generation
Veterans
In each cohort
Up to 50%
Women in each cohort

News

Contact

UNLV School of Medicine Office of Admissions
admissions@medicine.unlv.edu

UNLV School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Recruitment and Pipeline Programs
diversity@medicine.unlv.edu