The American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS) offers a helpful tool for choosing your medical school.
Before You Apply
Learn about our application requirements and important dates and deadlines before you start the application process. For more information on Ohio State’s programs, be sure to check out our brochures and fact sheet. And get the details about the cost to attend the College of Medicine and the financial aid services we offer to students.
How to Apply
Once you’ve decided to apply to the College of Medicine, we offer advice for the application process along with practical dos and don’ts. Our application process begins with the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS).
Once your application has been submitted, our tips and advice can prepare you for your interviews. Prospective students will have two interviews, one with a faculty member and one with a current medical student or resident. During the selection process applicants are accepted on a rolling admission cycle and notified of their status every two weeks.
After You Are Accepted
If you’re accepted you’ll be invited to our Second Look Weekend where you’ll visit The Ohio State University campus and explore the College of Medicine. This will give you an up-close opportunity to experience what it’s like to be an Ohio State medical student living in Columbus.
Watch a Medical School Admissions Q&A with Dr. Capers, Dean of Admissions
This interview is full of high yield questions that premeds need to know. The video covers topics like grades, post bacc programs, MCAT, clinical shadowing and more, all from an admission dean's perspective.