MD Timeline

June

  • AMCAS application opens

August

  • Early Decision Applicants must submit all documents by August 1 for consideration
  • Interview invitations are sent

September

  • MD interviews begin

October

  • Early Decision applicants are notified
  • Regular decision applicants are notified

November

  • Last month to take MCAT exams for consideration in the 2017-2018 application cycle

December

  • Deadline to submit completed AMCAS application: December 15

January

  • Geisinger Commonwealth Secondary Application deadline is 11:59 pm on January 15

February

  • MD interviews conclude

March

  • Pre-matriculation portal made available to admitted students

April

  • Accepted Students Day
  • Deadline for accepted students to hold at multiple schools
  • Notifications for regular decision applicants and update on deferred status

May

  • Geisinger Commonwealth will consult its alternate list as needed. Students can be called from this list up until the first day of orientation

June

  • Accepted students should complete their pre-matriculation requirements

July

  • Deadline to submit all pre-matriculation materials: July 1

August

  • Orientation and classes begin