Lecture Hall at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
A preliminary review of the credentials is based on your AMCAS application. Any additional information, such as transcripts, supplemental and letters of recommendation will be requested as needed.
Interview selection criteria:
Applicants are expected to come to the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA for the interview and are responsible for their own travel arrangements and expenses.
For the 2016 entering freshman class, the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA interviewed approximately 900 applicants to fill a class of 175 students. Interviews are conducted from September through March of the entering year.
The interview is an important and integral part of the selection process. It gives the Admissions Committee an opportunity to learn more about the candidate and their ability to be part of the entering class. David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA utilizes the Multiple Mini-Interview process initiated by McMaster Uniuversity. Interviews are conducted by faculty, staff and medical students. The interview is but one critical part of the evaluation. Decisions on admission are made by the Admissions Committee after a full review of all information submitted on each applicant.