University of California San Francisco

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 11/01
Oldest MCAT considered: 2005
Application fee: $60
Director of admissions: Kathleen Plessas
Does this school ask for a secondary application as part of the admissions process? YesThis school requires undergraduate work in these subjects in order to apply: biology/zoology, organic chemistry, inorganic (general) chemistry, physics

Is a personal interview required for admission? Yes
Are interviews conducted at the medical school? Yes

Acceptance notice to regular application for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Earliest date: November 15
-Latest date: N/A

Applicant’s response to acceptance offer for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Maximum time in weeks: 2 weeks
-Does the school consider requests for deferred entrance? Yes
-Deposit to hold place in class: None
-Deposit due: N/A
-Deposit refundable prior to: N/A
-Starting month for the class of 2007-2008: September

Early Decision Plan application period for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Does the school have an Early Decision Plan (EDP)? No
-EDP application period begins: N/A
-EDP application period ends: N/A
-EDP applicants notified by: N/A

Fall 2005 Admissions Statistics

Applied
Interviewed
Accepted
Enrolled
Total:
5,591
558
246
141
In-state:
2,952
N/A
180
119
Out-of-state:
2,639
N/A
66
22
Women:
2,709
N/A
133
75
Minorities:
N/A
N/A
134
74
International:
N/A
N/A
0
0

Acceptance rate: 4.4%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.75

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 11.1
Verbal reasoning: 10.4
Physical sciences: 11.4
Biological: 11.6
Writing: P

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.):53%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.):18%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.):20%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 9%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 53%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 18%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 20%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 9%

Combined Degree Programs
Combined degree programs offered: M.D./Ph.D., M.D./M.P.H., M.D./M.S.

Does the school have a combined college/M.D. program? No
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program: N/A
Web site for combined college/M.D. program: N/A

Selection Factors
Details on the policies, preferences, criteria, factors and procedures used in the M.D. admission process:
(Data appear as originally submitted by this school)
Please refer to the UCSF School of Medicine Admissions web site for specific details regarding policies, preferences, criteria, selection factors, and procedures: http: //medschool. ucsf. edu/admissions