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

    Thursday, September 24 - University of Iowa Graduate School Fair, Iowa Memorail Union, Iowa City, IA

    Wednesday, September 30 - Iowa State University - People to People Career Fair, Scheman Building, Iowa State Center, Ames, IA

    Saturday, October 3 - American Medical Student Association's (AMSA) Midwest Aspiring Physician's (MAP) Conference, Madison, WI

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