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How to Apply

AMCAS Primary Application

NYMC is a member of the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS). To be considered, applicants must file their primary AMCAS application between June 1 and December 15 prior to the year of entry. For more information, contact AMCAS at amcas@aamc.org

NYMC Secondary Application

All applicants to the School of Medicine are sent a secondary application. Upon receipt of applicant information from AMCAS, NYMC provides a unique login and password for an applicant to access the online NYMC Secondary Application, which must be completed by midnight (EST) on January 31. To ensure you receive important email communications from the NYMC School of Medicine Office of Admissions,  please be sure your account is set up to accept emails from mdadmit@nymc.edu 

  • A non-refundable $130 application fee can be paid either electronically with a credit card or by check or money order. NYMC waives this application fee for those applicants approved for the AAMC-sponsored Fee Assistance Program (FAP).
  • Click here to view the NYMC Secondary Application Instructions

Important Note

Individuals who previously matriculated to medical school and for any reason either withdrew or were dismissed are ineligible to apply.


Key Admission Dates

Action Regular application Early Decision
Submit AMCAS application December 15, 2018 August 1, 2018
Submit secondary application January 31, 2019 August 31, 2018
Interviews October-April September
Decisions Rolling By October 1
Start date Late July 2019 Late July 2019