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This page highlights the More You Know Monday posts made to our VTCSOM Admissions Facebook page and serves to provide our applicants with valuable insight and interesting tidbits about our process and school.


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    Opening of FBRI , redirect

    On October 12, Virginia Tech celebrated the grand opening of Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC. Research continues to be one of the main reasons why individuals are drawn to apply to VTC, and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute provides many opportunities for VTC students. Click here for an informative tour of the new facility.

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    VTCSOM is accepting primary applications for this admissions cycle through December 1, 2021. Secondary applications are due by December 17, 2021. Click the image for more information about deadlines.

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    Interview Info , redirect

    It was great to meet and speak with some of our wonderful applicants during our first Interview Day on Saturday, September 11. While virtual interviews may have unique challenges, preparing is quite similar to in-person interviews. Review the following tips, and for more information about Virtual Interviews at VTCSOM.

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    Reminder: If you suspect that you have missed an email from us, be sure to check your spam/junk folder, and do not hesitate to inquire by emailing us at vtcadmissions@vt.edu. Click here for more information about timelines and deadlines.

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    Academic Requirements , redirect

    The following academic coursework is required for applicants to the school of medicine. The school’s leadership believes that this coursework is necessary to provide medical students with an adequate foundation for their medical education. For information about required and recommended coursework, click the graphic.

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    VTCSOM dedicates over 1,200 hours of research to its medical school curriculum. The graphic highlights how research is incorporated throughout all four years at VTCSOM.

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    International Rotations , redirect

    VTCSOM has established partnerships with hospitals and medical education programs in nine countries. Click for more information.

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    Carilion Clinic Fast Facts , redirect

    Carilion Clinic serves as the primary clinical training facility for VTCSOM medical students. Click here to learn more about Carilion Clinic's community impact.

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    Class of 2025 Statistics , redirect

    VTCSOM Admissions wishes the Class of 2025 the very best as they begin orientation today! Click to view the statistics of previously matriculated classes.

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    By The Numbers , redirect

    If you are applying to VTCSOM this cycle, here are some numbers and dates to keep in mind as you move through the admissions process. For more information, click here to visit our Admissions Overview page.

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    Top 3 Tips for Secondary Applications , redirect

    Completing a secondary application can seem like a challenging task. Before starting on your secondary application, consider these tips from the VTCSOM Admissions Team. Click for more advice about applying to medical school.

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    CASPer FAQs , redirect

    VTCSOM requires a CASPer score from applicants who qualify for and complete secondary applications.

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    Virtual Interview Day , redirect

    VTCSOM Admissions will be conducting virtual interviews this application cycle.

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    2021 Match Day , redirect

    VTCSOM fourth year students celebrated their long-awaited Match Day, the day medical school students nationwide find out where they are headed for residency. Click here for more information about Match Days at VTCSOM.

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    Student Wellness , redirect

    VTCSOM values the importance of our students' overall wellness. From physical wellness to mental health, our school provides a variety of services and programs to ensure our students prosper here in Roanoke.

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    Please join us for Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine’s Virtual Fall Open House on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 5:30PM EST. Associate Dean of Admissions, Dr. Melanie Prusakowski, will be giving a presentation about our school and its offerings. There will also be an opportunity to ask questions at the end of the presentation. We encourage you to share this invitation with others who may also have an interest in our MD program. Click to register.

For more "The More You Know" moments, please like our VTCSOM Admissions Facebook page.