College of Medicine Graduate Programs

MSBS-MS Medical Sciences: How to Apply

                                       THE APPLICATION CYCLE FOR FALL 2023 IS NOW OPEN! 


When and how do I apply to the MSBS-Medical Sciences program?

Due to the characteristics of the curriculum, students start the MSBS-MS program in the FALL SEMESTER ONLY. The application cycle for Fall 2023 is now open and will close in early July 20th of 2023 or when class capacity is reached, whichever happens first. The application deadline is subject to change without notice. Early submission of a complete application is strongly recommended. Review of applications that are completed after the deadline or once class capacity is reached is not guaranteed. The MSBS-MS Program admits students for one admission cycle only. There is no deferred admissions or waiting list.

If you would like to apply, go to Select the Application Type: “Graduate App,” enter in all the requested information. Select from the Program of Study drop down box – “MSBS – Medical Sciences”

Note: If you have previously applied to the MD degree program at the University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences and wish to re-apply while completing the MSBS-MS program, you will need to submit a new application to the medical school.

*If you have trouble filling out this online application, please contact College of Graduate Studies at 419-530.4723. Mailing Address: The University of Toledo, College of Graduate Studies, 2801 W Bancroft St. MS 933 Toledo, Ohio 43606.

Where do i send admission materials such as letters of recommendations, transcripts, scores, etc.?

Please visit the Graduate School Website (below) as we cannot transfer any admission documents.

Submit Materials

Submission of FULL MCAT Scores


Scores can be submitted through online application as a PDF under resume or other section.

Per UTCOM admissions requirements, the MCAT exam should have been taken no earlier than December, three years prior to the expected matriculation year to UTCOM (

Submission of Full MCAT Score Report – The full MCAT score report (showing AAMC ID and Verification Code) can be submitted through the online application as a PDF under the resume/other section. After an application is submitted, you may submit this report to

Official Transcripts

Must be mailed by the institution to the College of Graduate Studies office, or delivered by the applicant in an envelope sealed by the institution.

Letters of Recommendation (minimum of 1 letter for MSBS-MS applicants)

Complete recommender's information on the online application. The recommender must then mail the LOR to the College of Graduate Studies office, or email the letter to

Resumes/Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Purpose, other required documents

May be uploaded with application, mailed to the College of Graduate Studies office, or emailed to

What if I have already applied to The University of Toledo medical school?

Applying to the MSBS Medical Sciences Program will have no influence on the status or outcome of your current UToledo medical school application. 

How do I check my application status?

You can check your application status online; it will indicate whether your application is complete or incomplete and will indicate what documentation is missing from your file if applicable

Last Updated: 1/3/23