Admissions

White Coat Ceremony

DRIVEN TO TRAIN
HEALTHCARE LEADERS

WORLD-CLASS EDUCATION

The University of Minnesota Medical School is a world-class leader in medical education, research, and patient care. Our students receive a dynamic education with hands-on experience.

Our MD students are well-rounded individuals. Creative. Confident. Compassionate. Intellectually curious. Motivated. Self-aware. Committed to excellent patient care and highly professional.

  • 510 AVERAGE MCAT
  • 17% FIRST GENERATION STUDENTS
  • 3.8 AVERAGE GPA
  • 238 STUDENTS ADMITTED ANNUALLY

TWIN CITIES - MD APPLICATION

  • Dedicated faculty mentor
  • 24 hospitals and 30+ clinical training sites
  • Conduct research with faculty
  • Urban campus with a small community feel

DULUTH - MD APPLICATION

  • Primary care in rural Minnesota communities
  • Native American health
  • Family medicine
  • Mission-based research

MD/PhD APPLICATION

  • Dual degree
  • Scientific training in our graduate programs
  • Gain experience in biomedical research
  • Choose from 100+ faculty for thesis mentor

FIND YOUR PATH

MSTP Student

Our two campuses offer distinct missions and opportunities to get the most from your medical education. You can pursue an MD at both the Duluth and Twin Cities campuses or an MD/PhD through the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at the Twin Cities campus.

Combined Degree Programs

CONNECT WITH CURRENT STUDENTS

connect with students

Take a peek into your future as a medical student at the University of Minnesota, in and out of the classroom. Find out why Minnesota is a great place to learn and live firsthand from our current students.

Student Profiles

HANDS-ON LEARNING

simulation experience

Want to know what it's really like? Simulation experiences provide immersive training. Our simulation facilities and resources create realistic environments and situations where learners can become intellectually, physically, and emotionally engaged in providing health care.

Simulation Experience
CONTACT ADMISSIONS

Twin Cities Admissions
Phone: 612-625-7977 
Fax: 612-625-8228
Email: meded@umn.edu

Duluth Admissions
Phone: 218-726-8511 
Fax: 218-726-7057
Email: dmeded@d.umn.edu