Selection Factors & Academic Criteria
University Of Calgary
The number of year one positions available for 2016/17 was 155. Eighty-five percent of year one positions were filled by residents of Alberta.
Canadian citizens/permanent residents may apply.
Two years full-time university/college are required.
The minimum acceptable grade point average is 3.2 for residents of Alberta and 3.8 for residents outside of Alberta on a 4.0 point scale. The mean grade point average of successful applicants in 2015/16 was 3.73.
The new 2015 MCAT is required.
Although there are no prerequisite courses, applicants are encouraged to consider the courses described on the school’s website.
- Not considered
- These take place on February 18,19 and 25, 2017. For the July, 2016 entering class there were 440 Alberta residents interviewed and 102 other residents of Canada interviewed for a total of 542 applicants interviewed. Aboriginal applicants who meet the minimum grade point average for Alberta residents are automatically interviewed.
Offers of Admission:
- Offers are mailed on or before May 15, 2017. A $1000 non-refundable acceptance deposit is required and can be applied towards tuition.
- MD/MBA, MD/MSc, MD/PhD (other combinations are possible)
- An electronic application process is available on July 1, 2016. The deadline for receipt of the application and fee of $150 is October 1, 2016.
Office of Admissions, Cumming School of Medicine,
University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW,
Calgary AB T2N 4N1
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