Admissions

IMPORTANT MCAT INFORMATION:

Please ensure you read the MCAT website at www.aamc.org/mcat carefully and thoroughly regarding test dates and registration. 

If you are applying for August 2021, the MCAT must be written on or before August 15, 2020.  The CASPer exam will be required for all applicants applying, effective June 1, 2020. When the dates are confirmed for writing, they will be added here. As per last year's CASPer schedule, we anticipate similar dates at the end of August.  

Important dates for applying to Memorial's Faculty of Medicine for June 2020/2021 are below.  It is the applicant's responsibility to adhere to these deadlines; late, incomplete applications are not accepted. 

Date Information
June 30, 2020 
CaRMS Online Admissions Application Service opens for the 2021 application cycle.  
 
August 29, 2020
The deadline to write the MCAT has been extended for this year. This is now the last date to write the MCAT in order to be eligible to apply for entry August 2021.

A 12-month extension has also been permitted on the expiry of scores. Scores older than September 2, 2014 are now considered expired. This extension applies for this year only due to COVID-19. 

 
September 2, 2020
Application deadline. Your application will not be considered if references and transcripts are submitted to CaRMS after September 2, 2020.

It is the applicant’s personal responsibility to ensure their application is complete and ALL documents are submitted to CaRMS by the deadline.

Refunds for incomplete applications will not be issued.  
October 3, 2020
Deadline to releases MCAT scores to Memorial via CaRMS. No scores released to CaRMS after this date will be accepted. 
 
September 14, 2020 - October 9, 2020
Interview Committee reviews applications and decides on interview offers.
 

October 19, 2020 – October 23, 2020
 
Applicants who are not selected for an interview are informed.
November 14, 2020*
Interviews are conducted for invited applicants, AM and PM sessions. 
Government issued photo ID is required.

*This date is tentative and subject to change due to COVID-19.

 
March 11th - 18th, 2020 
Notification of results of the Newfoundland and Labrador competition.
 
April 13th, 2020
Notification of results of the New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island competitions.
Notifications have been delayed due to COVID-19 to late April. 

 
May 11th - May 12th, 2020
Notification of results of the Other Canadian Provinces & International Competitions
 
May 2020 – August 2020
Unsuccessful applicants may meet with the Assistant Dean for Admissions or Admissions Officer to discuss reapplying.