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Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
N/A
N/A
Diversity contact (David Garcia)
diversity.medicine@wsu.edu
(509) 358-7518
Address
N/A

Mission Statement

To solve problems in challenging health care environments across the state of Washington. Vision: Washingtonians living longer, better.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
6.4%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
29.06%
In-state Acceptance Rate
8.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
22.9%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.74%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
29.4%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
200
MD
50%
3.7%
61.2%
27.5%

Sex

Females
53.7%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
98%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$145,399

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.68
3.59

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.69
3.59

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.61
3.49

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
509
127
127
127
128

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
509
127
127
127
128

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
507
126
124
126
127

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
50-60
30
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
26%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$100
2 weeks
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (125 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August 2020
MMI
30 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 57%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 51%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 67%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 35%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
16%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.

University of Washington School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
askuwsom@uw.edu
(206) 543-7212
Diversity contact (Dr. Leo Morales MD PhD)
lsm2010@uw.edu
(206) 685-2489
Address
U Washington–UW Office of Admissions, Box 356340 Seattle, WA 98195-6340 USA

Mission Statement

The UWSOM is dedicated to improving the general health and well-being of the public. As the pre-eminent academic medical center in our region and as a national leader in biomedical research, we place special emphasis on educating and training physicians, scientists, and allied health professionals dedicated to two distinct missions: – Meeting the health care needs of our region, especially by recognizing the importance of primary care and providing service to underserved populations; – Advancing knowledge and assuming leadership in the biomedical sciences and in academic medicine. The School has a special responsibility to the people in the states of WA, WY, AK, MT, and ID. We are committed to building and sustaining a diverse academic community and to assuring that access to education and training is open to learners from all segments of society, acknowledging a responsibility to the diverse populations within our region. http://www.uwmedicine.org/education/about/mission

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
3.5%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
32.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate
13.6%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
27.02%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
41.4%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
1185
MD, MD/PhD, MD/MPH
42%
5.5%
74.07%
17.5%

Sex

Females
61.4%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
89%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$178,069

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.75
3.70

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.70
3.65

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.80
3.76

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
510
127
127
128
128

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
512
128
127
128
129

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
509
127
127
128
128

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
50-60
30
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
21%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$0
12/1/2020
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (97 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
Beginning of September
1:3
30 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 65%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 59%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 40%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 39%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 40%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
12%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.