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School of Medicine

Admissions Timeline

Applying to medical school is one of the most exciting steps in your career. You're preparing to have a major impact on the health of people across our state. Be sure you use our timeline to help you stay on track. 

We accept 100 new students to our program each year. Please be mindful of the deadlines below.

Admissions Actions Milestone Timeline
Submit your AMCAS application June 5 – December 1
Submit Early Decision Program application (EDP is only open to current legal residents of South Carolina). June 5 – August 1
Applicants selected to receive the supplemental application will be notified. Beginning July 1
Early Decision Program applicants will be notified of their status. October 1 at the latest
Regular Decision applicants will be notified of their status. We accept 100 new students each year. Beginning October 15
A $250 seat fee is due within 14 days of your acceptance offer.  
Your $250 seat fee is fully refundable up until this date. April 30
Our program begins in early fall.  

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