School of Medicine

M.D. Admissions Timeline


May - November: CASPer Online Situational Judgement Test (view test dates)

May 1: TMDSAS application (primary) can be electronically accessed by prospective applicants

June 1: Baylor's supplemental application opens. No invitation necessary; open to all applicants.

July - January: Applications are holistically reviewed by the Admissions Committee and invitations to interview are extended

August - February: Interviews are conducted

Oct. 30: TMDSAS application deadline and Baylor supplemental application deadline (5 p.m. CST)

November - June: Merit Scholarships awarded to accepted applicants

Nov. 15: TMDSAS deadline for test scores and letters of evaluation

January: Certiphi background checks are sent to all accepted applicants

Jan. 28: Last day for the TMDSAS participating medical schools to make pre-match offers of acceptance to Texas residents

Feb. 18: Deadline to rank schools of preference in TMDSAS

March 4: TMDSAS match results are announced

April 30: Applicants can hold only one offer of admission

May 15: Last day to make offers of acceptance to alternates holding acceptances at other Texas medical schools

Mid-July: Orientation begins for the entering class


November - June: Merit Scholarships awarded to accepted applicants

January: Certiphi background checks are send to all accepted applicants

April: Second Look event for accepted applicants

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Application Timeline


The TMDAS Entry Year 2021 Application Timeline has been adjusted in response to impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and is applicable only to Entry Year 2021.

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