IMPORTANT: Applying to the BA/BS-MD Program requires the completion of two separate applications. Students must first apply for admission to
the University of Colorado Denver Downtown Denver Campus before applying for
admission to the BA/BS-MD Program (Fall 2016 Admission). Admission to the University of
Colorado Denver can take up to three weeks. Completed applications for both undergraduate admission and admission to the BA/BS-MD Program and all required materials must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 30, 2015. No exceptions to the deadline can be made.
The CU Denver Undergraduate Application for Fall 2016 is now available. The BA/BS-MD Supplemental Application will be available starting Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Please follow the instructions below to complete both applications.
1. CU Denver Undergraduate
Before accessing the BA/BS-MD Supplemental Application, you must first complete an online application for undergraduate admission to the University of Colorado Denver.
Instructions for completing the CU Denver Undergraduate
Application are available on the CU Denver Undergraduate Admissions Web
- To schedule an informational appointment with a CU Denver Admissions
representative and a tour of the downtown campus, please complete and submit
the campus tour request form found at:
*Note: A completed undergraduate application
consists of the following:
- $50 non-refundable application processing fee
- ACT or SAT scores (scores reported on high school
transcripts are acceptable)
- An official high school transcript
- Applicants who have earned a GED should also submit a copy
of their certificate of high school equivalency, GED test scores, and an
official transcript of all high school work completed
2. Supplemental BA/BS-MD Application
Please read all of the instructions before completing the Supplemental Application online. Paper applications will not be accepted.
BA/BS-MD degree program at the University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver) and Anschutz
Medical Campus aims to promote diversity and to better serve the health care
needs of the state of Colorado.
who have a strong interest and passion in becoming primary care physicians and
practicing medicine in the State of Colorado are encouraged to apply to the
We encourage students who are:
- From educationally disadvantaged backgrounds
- From financially disadvantaged backgrounds
- From federally designated rural/frontier communities in
- From ethnic groups who are currently under-represented in
the medical community in Colorado including:
- Black or African American
- Native American/Alaska Native
- Pacific Islander
- From first generation families who reside in Colorado
- Committed to practicing in Colorado as a primary care
physician after the completion of medical school and residency
to apply to this program. However, all students who are interested in the BA/BS-MD Program should apply.
Students must meet the following
minimum criteria to be eligible to apply to the BA/BS-MD Program:
Applicants must be current residents of the State of Colorado and a citizen of the United States.
Applicants must be current high school seniors planning
on graduating from high school in the fall of 2015 or spring of 2016.
Applicants must have a minimum high school grade point
average of 3.5 (weighted or unweighted, whichever is higher).
Applicants must have a minimum CCHE index score of 110**
or better at the time of application.
Applicants must apply to and be accepted for admission
as a degree seeking student at the University of Colorado Denver Downtown
campus by December 1, 2015.
As part of the supplemental
application, you are required to submit the following items directly to the University of Colorado School
of Medicine via US Postal services.
Letters of Recommendation and Official Transcripts should be submitted/mailed to the following address:
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Office of Student Life
Mail Stop C292
13120 East 19th Ave., Room 5231
Aurora, CO 80045
Attention: Andres Montelongo, Admissions, BA/BS-MD Program
reminder, the BA/BS-MD Supplemental Application and ALL supporting materials, including Letters of Recommendation and transcripts, must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 30, 2015. Only the supporting materials should be submitted to the School of Medicine via postal mail. The three page online application must be submitted electronically.
The online Supplemental Application will be available for you to complete (following completion of your application to CU Denver) starting Monday, August 24, 2015. Please click on the following web address to access the Supplemental Application: