Early Decision Program

The early decision program allows applicants to apply to and receive a decision from one medical school by October 1. Applicants interested in the program are encouraged to contact the Office of Admissions at: 

University of Kentucky
College of Medicine        
Office of Admissions
800 Rose Street, MN 118
Lexington, KY 40536-0298
Email: kymedap@uky.edu
Phone: 859-323-6161

Early Decision Candidate Timeline

  • August 2, 2021
    AMCAS Application Deadline

  • August 16, 2021
    Secondary Application Deadline | NOTE: Secondary Application emails will be sent beginning the week of July 19.

  • Mid-August through mid-September

  • October 1, 2021
    Admission Action Notification Deadline

For early decision applicants, all supplementary materials (including letters of evaluation) must be received by the secondary application deadline. We cannot stress enough the importance of getting all your materials in and making sure your file is complete as early as possible. Early application allows for early screening of file materials.