Make sure to carefully read the policies and procedures for both the Texas Medical and Dental Schools Application Service (TMDSAS) and the Office of Admissions and Outreach.
Application materials including official transcripts and evaluations, letters of recommendation, fee payments, official test scores and any other required items must be received no later than 2 weeks or 15 days after the posted deadline. For example, if an application closes on the 1st, all items will be due by the 15th; if an application closes on the 15th, all items will be due on the 1st.
Required Applications and Documents
Texas Medical and Dental Schools Application Service (TMDSAS) Online Application
(2024 Application Due November 1, 2023 by 5:00 p.m. CT)
All applicants are required to complete the TMDSAS online application for medical schools, which is available on their web site at http://www.tmdsas.com/ In addition, applicants are required to submit official transcripts of all prior college-level course work, scores from the Medical College Admission Test (see below), evaluations from either the health professions advisory committee of the college the applicant attended or from three individuals, photographs and any other documentation that may be required to expedite your application.
TCOM Secondary Application
(2024 Application Due November 15, 2023 by 5:00 p.m. CT)
In addition to the TMDSAS application, all applicants are required to submit a Secondary Application directly to TCOM. The Secondary Application is available through the admissions portal.
Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) Scores
Scores from the MCAT must be submitted to the TMDSAS from MCAT. Applicants must request all scores be sent to TMDSAS. TCOM will only accept MCAT scores since 2018 and no later than September, 2022 for 2023 admission.