Medical School Admissions

Important Dates
December 6, 2020

Application opens

May 1, 2021

Application deadline

Thank you for your interest in NEOMED. We do not have available transfer slots for 2020. Determination of whether NEOMED will have any available Advanced Standing Transfer seats for 2021 will be made as soon as possible in the spring/summer of 2021.

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Transfer to NEOMED

Transfer to NEOMED for your third year of medical school

Whether you want to serve as a primary care physician in an underserved area or prepare for a specialty within the world’s best health systems, you can transfer to NEOMED to accomplish your career goals.

Who should apply?

Students enrolled at other medical schools who are entering their third year of medical school with an interest in advancing community health in Northeast Ohio and beyond.

Please note that NEOMED does not have any available Advanced Standing Transfer seats available for 2020.

Application Eligibility Guidelines

Transfer applicants are required to:

  • be in good academic standing at their current medical school
  • be citizens or permanent residents of the United States (priority is given to Ohio residents)
  • hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. college or university
  • have passed the USMLE Step 1
  • have successfully completed two years of coursework at their current medical school


Candidates currently attending an osteopathic school or a foreign medical school who are certified in good standing by their dean may be considered for M3 after completing at least two years at their current medical school.

Graduates of medical schools are not eligible for transfer/Advanced Standing admission.

Required Application Materials

Advanced Standing transfer applications should include:

  • Completed Advanced Standing admissions application
  • Official transcripts from all current and previous post-secondary enrollment
  • Evidence of good standing at current college, either indicated on your transcript or in a Letter of Good Standing from your dean or registrar
  • Official NBME transcript of USMLE Step 1 Score Report


Letters of recommendation are not required or accepted.


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