MD Program

Contact MD Admissions

1213 MERF
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2600
Phone:(800) 493-7415
Phone:(319) 335-8052
Fax: (319) 335-8049

  • Admission to Medical School (MD)

    The Admissions Committee for the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine admits students who have a genuine interest in the study of medicine; show a desire and commitment to serve the public in matters of health; and who have the intellectual ability to manage the changing scientific and technological information required by a competent physician in today’s world.

    Personal qualities considered by the Admissions Committee include high moral character, independent thinking, the ability to communicate and interact with others in a sensitive and caring way, personal stability and dedication to the ideal of service.

    Understanding the importance of the educational benefits resulting from a diverse student population and the interest by the medical profession in serving the healthcare needs of a changing American population, the Admissions Committee values each applicant’s unique strengths, experiences and background.

    Recruiting Schedule 2015

    Monday, March 9 - Next Step Iowa Event, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

    Wednesday,  March 11 - Pre-Medical Professions Club at Iowa State University, Carver Hall, 6:30-8:00 pm, Ames, Iowa

    Monday, March 23 - Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa

    Tuesday, March 24 - Next Step Iowa Event, Quad Cities

    Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4 - The Student National Medical Association Annual Medical Education Conference Pre-medical Forum Recruitment Fair, New Orleans, LA
     
    Saturday, April 25 - Central Association of Advisors for the Health Professions (CAAHP), Meet the Deans Recruitment Fair, Westin Crown Center, Kansas City, MO 

    Saturday, June 20 - Medical Career Awareness Workshop and Student Recruitment Fair, InterContinental Miami, Miami, FL

    Saturday, October 10 and Sunday, October 11 - University of California - Davis Pre-Medical & Pre-Health Professions Recruitment Fair, Davis, CA