How to Apply

Applying to the Medical School at UT Southwestern requires both submission of an application to the Texas Medical and Dental Schools Application Service, and submission of a secondary application through the UT Southwestern MyGateWay site. Applications are accepted May 1 and October 1 preceding the year for which application is being made.

Admission is determined by an Admission Committee appointed by the Dean of the Medical School and composed of faculty members from both basic science and clinical departments.

Applications are be reviewed by the Admissions Committee. Applicants selected to interview will receive an invitation by email to visit the UT Southwestern campus.

International Applicants

It is the goal of UT Southwestern to accept only those students who are guaranteed to complete the full four years of the curriculum based on citizenship or permanent resident status. Therefore, only applicants who are permanent U.S. residents or American citizens will be considered for interview and admission.