Timeline and Process

Timeline and Process

Applications to the MSIH M.D. Program are accepted on a rolling basis. Here is a breakdown of the timeline so that you know what to expect. Please feel free to contact us at any point along the way.

Notification of Receipt Within 15 Days

We will notify you by email within 15 days of receiving your completed application. The application should include:

  • Online application
  • Application fee
  • Résumé
  • Photo
  • Essay questions
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Test scores

If you don’t hear from us within 15 days of submitting all required materials, email us.

Virtual Interview Notification Within 30 Days

Select applicants are invited for an information session and virtual interview. If chosen for an interview, you will be contacted within 30 days of submitting your application. Interviews will begin in October 2021.

The admissions committee is multidisciplinary and reflects the commitment of MSIH to global health and social justice. 

Notification of Admission

Applicants are notified of admissions decisions on a rolling basis.

Your Decision

If you have been accepted, congratulations! You must confirm your intention to enroll and submit a tuition deposit to hold your place in the program. Submission information can be found in your award letter.

Admission may not be deferred for any reason. If you are unable to join the class to which you have been admitted, you may reapply the following year and will be evaluated with that year’s applicant pool.


Applicants who are not accepted or who withdraw acceptance may reapply for admission only once.

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