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Secondary Application

Secondary Application Requirements


The Secondary Application for the entry year 2015 closes at 5:00 p.m. Central Standard Time on October 1, 2014.


  • The Secondary Application is required for both the MD and MD/PhD programs and is in addition to the TMDSAS and/or AMCAS applications.
  • The Secondary Application can be submitted before the TMDSAS or AMCAS application, provided you have registered and created a TMDSAS and/or AMCAS account and an ID number issued.
  • A non-refundable $60 fee is required before the Secondary Application can be processed. Only credit cards are accepted for payment of the fee.
  • Applicants do not need to be invited to complete the secondary.

Important: Only one secondary application is required if you are applying to the MD and MD/PhD programs.

Secondary Application Instructions

TMDSAS ID and/or AMCAS ID

  • Before submitting the Secondary Application, it is required to have been issued a TMDSAS or AMCAS ID number. This number will be your official ID for the secondary application and will link the TMDSAS or AMCAS applications with the secondary.
  • The application must be filed online through the Banner Admissions Management Framework (BAMF), the Texas A&M Health Science Center's form processing software, designed to support the TAMHSC's admissions programs.

Logging into BAMF

  • To register and set up a BAMF account click on the following link: BAMF LOGIN
  • Click on the "Register" link and complete the information required to register as a student
  • A password link will be sent to your e-mail address
  • Login using your BAMF Username and Password
  • Re-applicants login with your existing username and password.  If you have forgotten your username or password click "Forgot Password".
  • Be sure to select "COM" or "College of Medicine" and "2015" when initiating the application for the first time.

Your BAMF Homepage

  • Read carefully the information displayed on your BAMF homepage
  • The homepage will also display important messages, status updates, notifications and forms to complete from the Office of Admissions

Starting and Completing the Secondary Application

  • In your BAMF homepage, proceed to the Outstanding Assignments table where the 2014 Secondary Application Form is located
  • Click on the View button located to the right and under the Actions column and begin filling out the secondary application
    • Save your progress by clicking the Save button at the bottom of the form (it is recommended that you save frequently to avoid losing information as the system will time-out)
    • Submit the completed secondary by clicking the Submit button at the bottom of the form.
    • Submit payment of $60 via credit card by clicking the link labeled "Click Here" located at the top of the secondary application form.
Last edited by: ebutton 10/01/2014

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