Application Procedure

Health Professions Applications - Procedures and Suggestions

 (Adapted from a handout prepared by the University of Florida and posted through the National Academic Advising Association.)

The following information is intended for students who are preparing to apply to medical, dental, veterinary or podiatry school. Please be aware that this contains general information, and that requirements and application procedures vary from school to school. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have met the requirements of, and have followed proper application procedures for, each school to which you apply.


Do you need to interview with the Health Professionals Advisory Committee this spring?

  • Are you planning on applying to a medical, dental, veterinary, optometry, or other health profession school in the next year (2016-17)? 
  • Will you be requesting a letter of recommendation from the Health Professions Advisory Committee (HPAC) to support your application? 
  • Will you be graduating from IC this year, but plan to apply to one of these programs in the next couple of years


If you answered “YES” to any of these questions, you should plan on interviewing with the HPAC this spring. 


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