How to Apply

How to Apply


Applications Open: October 15, 2016

Recommended Deadline: February 15, 2017

Application Final Deadline: May 1, 2017

*Application and all supporting documents must received by this date.

Program begins in the summer on mid JUNE 2017.

If you are experiencing problems with the applications please see the FAQ section.-11/4/16

Application and supporting documents mailed in one packet:

  1.   APPLICATION – NOW ACCEPTING Download the application and view in edit mode to complete
    • Complete and print application
    • Essay Prompt
    • Application Acknowledgements sign (last page of application)
  2. Progress Expectancy Contract  – print and sign
  3. Transcripts
    • Official transcript(s) in their original sealed envelope from all college institutions attended

Admissions mailing address:

UCI Ayala School Postbaccalaureate Premedical Program
Attn: Hetty Ha
1011 Biological Sciences III
Irvine, CA 92697-1460

Three letters of recommendation from

  • Request letters of recommendation from the following letter writers:
    • A college instructor
    • Community or clinical service experience, or employer
    • Letter writer of your choice ( letters from family and friends are not accepted)


  • Provide all letter writers with a completed  Statement of Confidentiality Waiver Form.
  • At least one of the letter of recommendation is directed towards admissions into our program.
  • Letters should be typed on official letterhead, signed, and dated.
  • Letters must be original. We can not accept copies or scanned images.
  • Letter writers will need to mail the letter with the Statement of Confidentiality Waiver Form to our admission address (shown above).

Application Processing Fee (non-refundable) – $100

Complete the Application Processing Fee Payment Form. Payment form can be submitted by mail or fax.

Mail to: UCI Division of Continuing Education, P.O. Box 6050, Irvine, CA 92616-6050

Fax to: 949-824-2090

Utilize the Application Check List to help ensure you have completed all the required steps to successfully submit your application.

It is recommended to send your application with a mail tracking option such as USPS Certified Mail. A confirmation email will be sent to applicants upon receiving the application. For more information about the application updates, please see FAQ question: Supporting Document.