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Updates (v. 11/21/2014)

Office Hours: The office will be closed the following days and times:

  • November: Wednesday, November 26 after 12pm. Office will open on Monday December 1 at 9am.
  • December: Friday, December 19 after 11:30am. Office will open on Monday January 5 at 9am.

MED Application: The MED online application is available at If you have any questions regarding the application or the program please refer to the general FAQs about the MED program or the application FAQs, email our office assistants or call at (919) 966-7673.

Please mail your letters of recommendation and official transcripts to the Office of Special Programs. Address is located at the bottom of the web page. Online application and other materials are due to our office on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 4pm.

 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.