To qualify for the application process students must have expressed interest in medicine as a career, be a U.S. citizens or U.S. Permanent Resident; have (at the end of the first year of attendance at A&M and after at least 30 hours) a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.

Application Instructions

The 2017 Application

  • The application can be submitted as early as May 1 but no later than June 2, 2017, 5 p.m. (CST).
  • Important: The application must be filed online through the College of Medicine's Admissions Processing Portal (APP), the Texas A&M University Health Science Center’s form processing software.

Logging into APP

  • To register and set up an APP account, access the APP LOGIN page.
  • Click on the Register link and complete the information required to register. A password link will be sent to your email address.
  • Login using your APP username and password

Your APP Homepage

  • Carefully read the information displayed on your APP homepage
  • The homepage will display important messages, status updates, notifications and forms to complete from the Office of Admissions

Starting and Completing the Application

  • Proceed to Outstanding Assignments table to locate the application form
  • Click on the View button located to the right and under the Actions column and begin filling out the 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)
    • Submit the completed application by clicking the Submit button at the bottom of the form

The Supplemental

  • The Supplemental will be assigned to applicants who are selected for interview
  • Upon notification of interview, proceed to the Outstanding Assignments table where the supplemental form is located; click the View button and complete the supplemental as directed

Letters of Evaluation

  • Two individual letters of recommendation are required from faculty of the Texas A&M University College of Engineering.
  • Letters must be on official letterhead. Evaluators must submit them by email directly to the College of Medicine Office of Admissions, Attention Vanessa Smithey, admissions coordinator.