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Updates (v. 11/2/15)

MED Program: The online application for the 2016 MED Program is available here, and in the MED Program navigation tab at the top. Please look over the various information provided regarding the MED program in the tab above. General MED FAQs, Application FAQs, and Requirements pages will list pertinent information regarding the program and applying. Please email for inquiries about the application and program.

Letters of Recommendation and Transcripts: Letters of recommendation and official academic transcripts must be submitted in one packet with your applicant ID and mailed to the Office of Special Programs (address at the bottom of web page) postmarked by the application deadline.

If you will have 2015 fall semester grades, please wait to request your transcript after your final fall grades have been submitted (end of Dec / beginning of January). Only exceptions are for students who wish to use their AMCAS or AADSAS application materials AND have applied either to the UNC School of Medicine or UNC School of Dentistry.

 OSP Staff - Zollicoffer 2013

Welcome to the Office of Special Programs at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine! Our office exists to promote the school’s mission of educating physicians who can help meet the health care needs of our state, the nation, and the global community. Along with recruitment and retention of minority and disadvantaged students at the UNC School of Medicine, our office provides academic and social support, leadership opportunities, professional development, and additional resources to potential and current students who have a commitment to join us on our mission.

Click here to learn more about our programs and initiatives.