Medical School Timelines

2020 Application Cycle Composite Letter Timeline

All applicants must complete the following by 3/1/19 in this order. We strongly encourage you to complete these early as interviews will be assigned as requests are received.

1. Register for the portal here.
2. Complete the Student Registration, Competency-Based Admissions, HPED, Questions, and Resume pages of your portal.
3. Once you have completed those five sections, check the “I am ready to submit my application” box. The system will prompt you to enter your availability for an initial composite interview. Once we have received the request, a member of our staff will contact you shortly with a date and time.
4. Send out requests for individual letters of recommendation through your References page (can be completed following your composite interview).

  • Cycle #1 – Composite letter will be submitted by 7/30/19 (provided all deadlines below are followed). Early submissions will be submitted as they are completed.

Composite letter submitted by 7/30/19:
Confirm your MCAT will be taken by 6/1/19 (list of 2019 MCAT dates here).
Confirm all letters of recommendation have been fully uploaded to your References page. Check the box that reads “Please check this box when ALL of your individual letters of recommendation have been uploaded to your References page. 6/1/19
Complete the Course Grades and IDs pages of your portal. 6/15/19
Complete the Exams page of your portal when your scores become available. Varies
  • If any of the above materials are NOT submitted by the deadlines above, your composite letter will be submitted during the next composite letter cycle.

  • Cycle #2 – Composite letter will be submitted by 8/30/19 (provided all deadlines below are followed). Early submissions will be submitted as they are completed. 

Composite letter submitted by 8/30/19:
Confirm your MCAT will be taken by 7/20/19 (list of 2019 MCAT dates here).
Confirm all letters of recommendation have been fully uploaded to your References page. Check the box that reads “Please check this box when ALL of your individual letters of recommendation have been uploaded to your References page. 7/1/19
Complete the Course Grades and and IDs pages of your portal. 7/15/19
Complete the Exams page of your portal when your scores become available. Varies

Other 2020 Cycle Applicants:

If you are planning to apply for the 2020 cycle but are unable to submit all of your materials by the deadlines above, please contact our office at premed_predental@uconn.edu to discuss your options.