How to apply

1. Review the Admissions Requirements. Beginning on September 1, 2015, access our application.  Check back for application availability.

2. Submit an Application & Fee

  • Early application is strongly encouraged.
  • Submit your application beginning September 1, 2015.
  • Submit a $75, non-refundable application fee.

3. Official Transcripts

  • Please submit transcripts from all universities and colleges attended to RFUCAS.
  • Only official transcripts will be accepted
  • If you have studies outside the US, you will need to have your transcripts evaluated for US equivalency using a service like or

4. Recommendations

  • Three letters of recommendation submitted by professors or supervisors under whom you have studied or worked.
  • Letters of recommendation must be from the agency or university for which the recommender works or teaches and submitted to RFUCAS.

5. GRE Scores

  • Send the scores to Institution Code: 1117.
  • Official TOEFL scores report from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required of any applicant who does not hold US citizenship or permanent residency.
  • The admissions committee will consider waiving this requirement if:
    • An applicant who has been full-time students in a United States college or university for at least two consecutive years.
    • An applicant from a country in which English is the primary language.

6. Background Check

  • Prior to matriculation, students must pass the Rosalind Franklin University criminal background check.

7. Technical Standards for Admissions

  • Please review the University’s Technical Standards for Admissions.