Admissions Calendar

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 are encouraged to take the MCAT at least 13 months prior to starting medical school.   Applicants to the E2016 Alaska WWAMI class must submit scores from the 2013, 2014, or 2015 Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), and must have taken the MCAT prior to Sept. 30, 2015.


AMCAS begins accepting applications for the following year's fall matriculation (e.g. AMCAS would begin to accept applications in June 2015 for Fall 2016 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.


Summer MCAT given.

Admissions Committee begins review of completed applications.

October 15
Deadline for applications to arrive at AMCAS.

Deadline for required official transcripts to reach AMCAS.

November 15

Deadline for submission of Alaska WWAMI Eligibility Form to UAA WWAMI School of Medical Education Office (for address, FAX number, and e-mail address, see our Contact page).

December 1

Secondary application deadline


Deadline for supplemental materials to be received in the UWSoM Admission's Office.

January - March

Interviews in Anchorage.


Final notifications sent.

May 15

Deadline to accept or decline medical school acceptance offers.


Matriculation for accepted Alaska WWAMI applicants.