The application for the Pre-Medical Academy will open on January 11, 2021.

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 2020/Spring 2021 semesters.
  • Photo.

Important Dates

Application Opens January 11, 2021
Application, Letters of Recommendation and Transcript Due  May 15, 2021
Applications Reviewed May 17-31, 2021
Decisions Emailed June 1, 2021
Orientation August 28, 2021

*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 |