Documents needed to apply
Applicants will be evaluated based on their academic excellence, interview, personal statement, letters of reference, and commitment to extracurricular activities.
The application process is the same for all our programs (pre-requisites, postbaccalaureate, pre-medical).
We request the following documents:
- Proof of citizenship status (Canadian driver’s license, passport or citizenship card for local students) or passport and visa documents for international students (visa should be submitted after acceptance) in color scanned copies
- Official high school or university transcripts* issued to us and sent directly to our address
- Copy of your Ontario Secondary School Diploma (or equivalent for out of province or international students), university degree*, college diploma* (please present the original diploma during registration)
- Personal statement on your motivation to become a doctor and your qualifications (maximum 500 words)
- Two letters of recommendation on official letterhead sent directly to our e-mail by referee or by mail to our address and addressed to Dr. Lorelei Silverman. Examples of referees: a teacher, a health care professional, and a professional who has supervised you either in your work or in volunteering activities who can comment on your leadership, interpersonal, teamwork, and communication skills, ethics and moral standards, etc.
- Completed application form
- Proof of English language proficiency for international students if English is not their instruction language (see below)
acceptable test score for TOEFL is 78 and for IELTS is 6) **
- Non refundable application fee
*Students who have 1 or more years of postsecondary studies must submit course syllabus if they want to transfer previous credits toward our 92 credit program.
**International students please refer to the language proficiency and Credential assessment sections below.
Program start dates
The 92 credit pre-medical program and the postbaccalaureate program start six times a year on September 1st, November 1st, January 2nd, March 1st, May 1st and July 1st.
Students who take only a few prerequisite courses with us can start any month during the year.
Application deadline is 2 weeks before the start date.
How to submit your application
You can submit your application, resume, statement, copies of documents by e-mail or in person.
Official transcripts and reference letters need to be sent directly to our Toronto office address (see contact page) with the mention: Attention Dr. Lorelei Silverman or directly by e-mail from your school. You will receive a confirmation of receiving your documents within two business days.
Application review and decision
Each individual application is reviewed by our admission committee and successful applicants will be invited for an interview. A decision will be announced to you within 3-5 business days by e-mail.
Please follow the steps below for a fast review of your application.
Step 1. Fill out the application form
Step 2. Collect and submit all required documents (including proof of English test scores)
Step 3. Pay non refundable application fee
Step 4. Have official transcripts sent to our office directly
Step 5. Have 2 referees send their references directly
The following steps apply to International Students only.
Step 6. Conditional admission letters to Student
The Conditional admission letters are issued after the application form and all supporting documents and the application fee are received.
Step 7. Pay Tuition
Students pay the tuition specified in the conditional letter of acceptance. The tuition fee is fully refundable if the student visa application is refused by the embassy, minus the applicable fee.
Step 8. Acceptance letter to student
After the tuition fee is received, an acceptance letter will be issued to the student.
Step 9. The Student Applies for a Student Visa
Students may choose to apply for a student visa from our agents or find their own.
Step 10. Orientation
Orientation activities take place on your first day of school. You will meet faculty, colleagues, and tour the facilities.
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