Below are the secondary prompts for University of Virginia School of Medicine. Want to maximize your chances for an interview invite? Work with our expert medical school admission consultants to put your best foot forward through our secondary application editing services.
(all have a limit of 350 words or less):
1.Why are you interested in attending the University of Virginia School of Medicine? What factors will be most important to you in choosing a medical school?
2. How will you contribute to the diversity of your medical school class and the University of Virginia School of Medicine?
3. Describe a situation which you found challenging. How did you manage it?
For MSTP applicants, there is also a fourth essay of 350 words or less with the following prompt:
Below, please briefly discuss:
a) the areas of biomedical research that interest you the most and why.
b) the discovery in your laboratory experience that excited you the most and why.