The application for the Pre-Medical Academy will open on January 7, 2019.

Requirements and Eligibility:

  • Current college freshman students who are entering their sophomore year.
  • Must maintain full-time student status at an undergraduate institution.
  • Maintain 3.0, or higher, total GPA.
  • Must be an Arizona resident and live in the Phoenix metropolitan area.
  • Commitment to monthly volunteer hours at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix.
  • Applicant must be 18 years of age or older.

Application Consisting of:

  • Application form.
  • Three (3) essays (200-word limit).
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation.
  • Unofficial transcript – Fall 2018 semester.
  • Photo.

Important Dates

Application Opens January 7, 2019
Application and Letters of Recommendation Due April 1, 2019
Applications Reviewed April 2–26, 2019
Decisions Finalized May 3, 2019
Orientation August 24, 2019

*Note: We are unable to extend the due date deadline.


Chip Young, coordinator, Pipeline Initiatives
UA College of Medicine – Phoenix Office of Admissions and Recruitment
602-827-2005 |