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How to Apply

  1. Review the Application Requirements
    • Create an account with the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS) and review the application instructions.
      • AMCAS Application opens May 3.
      • The AMCAS deadline for Chicago Medical School is November 1 at 11:59 p.m. EDT.
      • Early Decision Program (EDP) AMCAS applications must be received on or before August 2, 2021.
      • Beginning with the 2019-20 cycle, the Chicago Medical School uses rolling admission and encourages students to apply early in the cycle for best consideration.
  2. Instructions
    • When we receive your completed and verified application from AMCAS, we will send a supplemental application. 
      • All supplemental materials, including the processing fee, are due on or before December 1 at 11:59 p.m. CST.
      • Early Decision Program (EDP) supplemental materials must be received on or before August 2 at 5:00 p.m. CDT.
    • All applicants to the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University are required to complete a CASPer assessment to assist with our selection process. Please go to https://takealtus.com/dates-times/ to sign up and reserve a test.
    • All applicants are required to take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). Applications and information about the test may be obtained from the website http://www.aamc.org/. We recommend taking the Medical College Admission Test in the spring before you apply. We will consider scores on exams taken within the past three years. MCAT Scores that are over three years old from entering class will not be considered.
  3. Virtual Interview
    • Upon completion of a holistic review, selected students will be invited to participate in virtual interviews. The Chicago Medical School utilizes a Multiple Mini Interview format and while interviews will be held virtually, they will not be done asynchronously.
  4. Background Check
  5. Technical Standards

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Admissions and Enrollment:

Email: cms.admissions@rosalindfranklin.edu
Phone: 847-578-3204