Assured Admission Program to the University of Kentucky College of Medicine-Northern Kentucky Campus
The Early Assurance Program is designed to provide students from partner colleges and universities with the opportunity to complete their college and medical school education in the region, and to encourage them to establish practice in this area of the state.
Students will apply to the Early Assurance Program during the spring semester of their sophomore year. Accepted students will receive assured admission to the University of Kentucky College of Medicine-Northern Kentucky Campus upon successful completion of the program requirements and graduation from their university or college.
If you are considering applying to the Early Assurance Program, it is critical that you check with the pre-medical advisor at your institution as early as possible to ensure that you are taking the required coursework and that you meet both the ACT and GPA requirements.
Partner Organizations Include:
- Asbury University
- Bellarmine University
- Berea College
- Centre College
- Eastern Kentucky University
- Georgetown College
- Northern Kentucky University
- Thomas More University
- Transylvania University
- University of the Cumberlands
If you are considering applying to the Early Assurance Program and have additional questions, please contact Kasey Borchardt, Admissions Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (859) 562-1482.
The EAP 2021 applications will open for submissions on November 1, 2021. The deadline to apply is February 1, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EST. The link below will be active on November 1, 2021.
Instructions for completing the Early Assurance Program Application:
Before you start the application, here are some helpful tips.
The application is designed to be completed in one sitting, please allow 2 hours to complete all the required sections. Please note that you will need to maintain activity on the application page in order to prevent being logged off.
- We suggest having the following materials ready before starting your application:
- A PDF copy of your unofficial transcript—this can usually be downloaded from your institution’s student-hub webpage. You can also contact your campus Registrar to get a copy. Please include EAP-[full name of student] in the subject line of the email submission. Email and mail submissions must be received by February 1, 2022.
- The names, and contact information (including title, phone number, and email address) of two professional references. Please keep in mind that one of these references must be a science faculty member. The other can be a science/non-science faculty, professional staff, and/or community contacts who can speak to your academic, professional, and personal attributes. Individuals writing reference letters should be asked to email or mail a PDF of the letter (on letterhead). Please include EAP-[full name of student] in the subject line of the email submission. Email and mail submissions must be received by February 1, 2022.
- Email to Kasey Borchardt, Admissions Officer for the UK College of Medicine-Northern Kentucky Campus at email@example.com
Early Assurance Program
c/o Kasey Borchardt
UK College of Medicine-Northern Kentucky Campus
Albright Health Center, Suite 303
100 Grant DR
Highland Heights, KY 41099
- Below are the sections included in the application. Pay special attention that you are completing each required section. You will know you have successfully completed the application when you see a “Thank You” message.
- Electronic Signature/FERPA Release
- Applicant Information (name, DOB, Contact Information, etc.)
- Educational Information
- Transcript Upload
- Criminal History
- Waiver of Liability—after you select your answer, please move on to the next page. The application does not end here.
- Short Answer Questions—we recommend that you utilize Word to type your responses there so that you can take advantage of the character count and spell check features before pasting them into the actual application.
- Demographic Information (*Optional*)