Our Medical Students

Great students make for a great medical school experience. At UT Southwestern Medical School, you’ll be among the best and the brightest. Our diverse, motivated student body will stimulate you intellectually and inspire you to reach your full potential.

Three Medical School students learning in the Commons
Three Medical School students learning in the Commons
“When I applied to medical school, I thought that high-quality education and effective student wellness promotion were mutually exclusive – that you couldn’t train at a world class institution AND find a supportive community among both students and faculty. UT Southwestern proved me wrong.”
Reilly Alex Sample, Medical School Class of 2021

UT Southwestern Class of 2022

Class size: 230

Gender

Female: 50 percent
Male: 50 percent

Age Average

23 (Age Range 20 to 34)

Ethnicity

24.8 percent underrepresented minorities

  • 1.3 percent American Indian
  • 7.4 percent African American
  • 42.6 percent Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 16.1 percent Hispanic
  • 29.6 percent Caucasian
  • 3.0 percent unreported

Academic Averages

Overall GPA Average: 3.84

MCAT Average: 515

Undergraduate Colleges and Universities

67 undergraduate colleges/universities represented

Undergraduate colleges of incoming students

Abilene Christian University
Amherst College
Auburn University
Austin College
Bates College
Baylor University
Boston College
Brigham Young University
Brigham Young University-Idaho
Brown University
California Institute of Technology
Case Western Reserve University
Colgate University
Cornell University
Dallas Baptist University
Dartmouth College
Duke University
Emory University
Fordham University
George Mason University
Harvard University
Johns Hopkins University
Kansas State University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Middlebury College
Northeastern University
Pomona College
Princeton University
Reed College
Rhodes College
Southern Methodist University
Stanford University
Syracuse University Main Campus
Texas A&M University
Texas Christian University
Texas State University
Texas Tech University
The University of Texas at Austin
University of Alabama
University of Arizona
University of California Berkeley
University of California Los Angeles
University of Central Florida
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Houston-Main Campus
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Maryland Baltimore County
University of Miami
University of Missouri
University of North Texas
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus
University of Pennsylvania
University of Richmond
University of San Diego
University of Southern California
University of Texas at Arlington
University of Texas at Dallas
University of Texas at San Antonio
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
University of Virginia
Vanderbilt University
Washington and Lee University
Washington University in Saint Louis
Wellesley College
William Marsh Rice University
Yale University