Advice for Prospective Students

2016 Focus Groups
Advice from the UWSOM Admissions Dean

JUST ANNOUNCED: JOIN US FOR OUR NEXT FOCUS GROUP SESSION:

"The Interview"
presented by Dr. Carol Teitz, UW School of Medicine Admissions Dean

This will cover how to convey who you are, interpersonal skills and  your analytical skills.

Wednesday, June 15th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
University of Washington, Seattle Campus
Health Sciences Building, T-wing, Room T-435

You may attend in person, or watch the live webinar
Please Register here if you will be attending in person or watching the live webinar.

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"The Application"
was presented by Dr. Carol Teitz, UW School of Medicine Admissions Dean

Everyone has a life story, what is yours? This session covers how to describe and reflect on your experiences and create a compelling medical school application.

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The Focus Group Sessions are informative presentations held each spring or summer at UW in Seattle, led by the Associate Dean for Admissions, Dr. Carol Teitz. These sessions are designed for prospective first time applicants and re-applicants. The content focuses on what the University of Washington School of Medicine expects from applicants. All applicants are encouraged to attend in person or view the recorded videos prior to applying to the UW School of Medicine. The Focus Group Sessions cover more in-depth material than the Information Sessions.

FAQs from Focus Group Sessions​

2016 Information Sessions​​​

​Our general information sessions are offered regularly throughout the year. Students who are considering medical school and are not familiar with the application process or timeline should consider attending these sessions. The following topics will be covered: a brief overview of the MD curriculum, admissions process, and application.

Join us at UW Seattle Campus for our next Information Session on May 27th, from 3:00 - 4:00 pm.

Registration is required to attend

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​For more information please email ​ askuwsom@uw.edu or call 206.543.7212.

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