Interviews are by invitation only; all interviews are held
on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Applicants are selected for an
interview using holistic review, a flexible, individualized way of
assessing applicants’ capabilities in which balanced consideration is given to
experiences, attributes and academic metrics and, when considered
in combination, how the individual might contribute value as a medical
student and physician.
Up to 60 applicants can be interviewed on any given
day. The interview day is conducted in a mixed format and includes
observation of a group activity, a small group interview, and a traditional
interview. The interviews and evaluations are focused on assessment of intra-
and interpersonal competencies needed for the practice of medicine.
Applications and interview evaluations are then reviewed by the
Admissions Committee which will determine the final decision of acceptance for