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How to Apply

Visit RFUCAS to complete your application. Applications must be completed by the deadline for the quarter you wish to begin the program.

Winter 2023 Classes Begin November 13, 2023 Application Opens July 28, 2023 Application Deadline October 27, 2023

Spring 2024 Classes Begin February 26, 2024 Application Opens July 28, 2023 Application Deadline February 2, 2024

Summer 2024 Classes Begin May 28, 2024 Application Opens July 28, 2023 Application Deadline May 7, 2024

Fall 2024 Classes Begin August 12, 2024 Application Opens July 28, 2023 Application Deadline July 24, 2024

  1. Create an Account at RFUCAS
    • Review the application instructions (find them in the drop-down menu on the upper right on the RFUCAS home screen).
    • For general and technical assistance on how to submit your application, please contact RFUCAS at or 617-612-2070 ext. 5004.
  2. Submit an Application & Fee
    • There is a quarterly deadline for the application, allowing you to begin your program at your choice of four times during the year. Your application will include the following, all of which must be submitted through RFUCAS (with the exception of your test scores, noted below).
    • Submit a $75, non-refundable application fee.
  3. Submit Official Transcripts
    • Please submit transcripts from all universities and colleges attended to RFUCAS.
    • Only official transcripts will be accepted.
    • If you have studied outside the U.S., you will need to have your transcripts evaluated for U.S. equivalency using a services like or
  4. Submit Letters of Recommendation
    • One letter of recommendation is required, two preferred, from professionals and/or academicians who know you well (i.e. pre-health advisors/committees, professors or supervisors). We encourage letter writers to share their contact information. Letters must include a signature and be on official letterhead. Letters must be submitted to RFUCAS.
  5. Submit Test Scores
    • 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. Technical Standards

For any questions relating to how to apply, contact us.