Medical student

Medical Doctorate Degree Information

The University of Utah School of Medicine combines innovative learning with excellence in research and clinical care. With the goal of serving our state, the healthcare profession including a growing and diverse patient population, and the intermountain community and beyond, we believe our medical school is not only of Utah, but for Utah. This vision aligns with the opportunities within the School of Medicine where medical education “strives to emphasize community, relationships, and professionalism in the learning culture through the Exceptional Education Experience (ELE). ELE creates a foundation that develops self-motivated, system-thinking, patient-centered, evidence-based, life-long learners.” You can find out more about ELE here.

Mission Statement

The University of Utah School of Medicine Office of Admissions serves the State of Utah, our medical school and the healthcare profession by admitting well qualified and prepared medical students. Through a holistic culture based on valuing teamwork, professionalism, compassion, and communication, we strive to select a diverse and innovative class who exemplifies dedication, service to their community and patients, leadership, research skill, and academic excellence.

Vision Statement

The University of Utah School of Medicine Office of Admission will inspire and transform the application process through quality, education, and innovation to serve the state of Utah and beyond.


NOTICE: Due to guidance released and monitored by the University of Utah and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Admissions Office will be offering limited in-person support Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.

Please contact us to make an appointment with a member of our team.

Any questions can still be addressed via email or by phone. 


Phone: 801-581-7498
              800-444-8638 ext. 17498

Fax: 801-581-2931

Eccles Health Sciences Education Bldg - Suite 5900
26 South 2000 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

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