June 2015: Have official transcripts sent to AMCAS for verification
(Submit AMCAS Application)
August 2015: Submit Supplemental Application.
(Confirm with your letter writers that your Letters of Recommendation have been, or, are ready to be submitted.)
August 2015 through mid January 2016: The Committee on Admissions reviews completed applications and make interview invitation decisions.
September 2015 through February 2016: Interview season begins.
October 2015 through March 2016: 6-8 weeks after the interview, applicants receive an update on their status.
April 30, 2016: The date by which applicants who have received and accepted multiple offers of acceptance are required to make a final decision, and thenceforth hold only one offer.
June 2016 through mid August 2016: Selected alternate (wait list) applicants receive acceptances.
Frequently Asked Questions
Once my application is complete, how long will it take for me to hear back from Feinberg about an interview decision? After all components of your application are received and verified, it will be put in queue for review. It will be reviewed within four to eight weeks.
How will I receive notification of my application status for Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine? Please do not call us for updates on the status of your application. Invitations to complete the Northwestern Supplemental Application and to interview will be sent by e-mail.