February / March
Registration opens for June / July MCAT exam dates. MCAT exam dates and registration FAQ.
NOTE: Undergraduate students who hope to start medical school immediately after completing
their undergraduate degree programs
must take the MCAT at least 13 months prior to starting medical school.
AMCAS begins accepting applications for the following year's fall matriculation (e.g. AMCAS would begin to accept applications in June 2020 for Fall 2021 matriculation).
UWSOM Admissions Office begins receiving and processing applications from AMCAS.
Deadline to apply for summer MCAT examination; this is the last MCAT date to be considered in the admissions process for the fall of the following year.
Admissions Committee begins review of completed applications.
Deadline for applications to arrive at AMCAS.
Deadline for required official transcripts to reach AMCAS.
Secondary application deadline
January - March
Alaska interviews held virtually.
Final notifications sent.
Deadline to accept or decline medical school acceptance offers.
Matriculation for accepted Alaska WWAMI applicants.