How To Apply

Preferred Application Submission Deadlines

Applicants: please note the Admissions Website is now available. Thank you for your patience.

Spring 2022

October 15, 2021
Application available August- November 23rd
Application review will begin at the end of August 2021.

Summer 2022

January 15, 2022
Application available October- February 4th

Fall 2022

March 15, 2022
Application available January- June 1st
Fall 2021 application cycle is now closed.

Please see this page for who should apply to the program.

Application Checklist

Submit the on-line application HERE. The application form should be completed in one sitting.

If you are not ready to submit your supporting documentation (essay, short answer, and resume) at the time you complete the form, you will have the opportunity to submit it on your application portal at a later date. Please note your application will not be considered complete until these materials are submitted.

Why are you a good match for the program? (250 word limit) PDF Format, submitted to the online application.

A one-page single spaced essay describing your interest in pursuing a career in medicine and relevant information about your undergraduate education and work experience. PDF Format, submitted to the online application.

A one-page resume. PDF Format, submitted to the online application.

Please provide your letter writer information in the application. An email with submission information will be generated for the letter writer automatically. Your letter writer can email us at postbacapp@georgetown.edu with any questions. More than one letter is allowed.

If you would like to use a letter service such as Interfolio, you may also send the letter to postbacapp@georgetown.edu and we will upload the letter to your file.

Letter writer(s) can address the letter to ‘Georgetown Pre-Health Postbac Admissions’.

Please type in your SAT and/or ACT results in the online application. We do not require official score reports to be sent.
-If you do not have an SAT or ACT score, you can leave this question blank.
-Please report your GRE score, if you have one already. You do not need the GRE to apply to our program however.
-Please report your SAT/ACT score(s) if they are older than five or ten years old. There is no preference for when the exam was taken.

The current application fee is $75. The fee can be paid via credit card or checking account in the application system. Please click the payment button only once and wait to process the payment. If you click the payment button more than once you will be charged multiple times.

If you would like to pay by a physical check or money order, please send your payment to the address below. Please address the check to Georgetown University.

*If you cannot afford to pay the application fee, please send us an email with a request for a fee waiver and we will do our best to accommodate your request.

Please submit official transcripts from all universities and colleges attended. Electronic Transcripts are preferred. Please have your university send the eTranscript to our email: postbacapp@georgetown.edu. We accept transcripts from Parchment, the National Student Clearinghouse, TranscriptsNetwork, Credentials Solutions, other transcript delivery services and official PDFs sent by universities.

Please do not send your highschool transcript(s), they are not needed.

*If you have attended Georgetown University, you do not need to send the GU transcript, as our office will be able to retrieve it from MyAccess.

*For those schools that use Parchment, if our email address is unavailable, please contact your university registrar for instructions on how to send the transcript to postbacapp@georgetown.edu

Mailing Address:

Pre-Health Programs
Georgetown College Dean’s Office
White-Gravenor Hall Suite 108
Georgetown University
3700 O Street NW
Washington, DC 20057

Our application process is rolling. We will accept applications until the seats are filled or until two weeks before class registration begins for the semester. Applications and materials (i.e., payment, transcripts, letters of recommendation) may be submitted after the application deadline. Applications will not be reviewed until all the required materials are received by our office. We encourage you to submit your application by the preferred deadlines to ensure adequate review time and seat availability.