Information Sessions

 

Information sessions are free, on a first come, first served basis and are typically in a small group question and answer format. Topics covered usually include admissions requirements, applications dates and deadlines, academic and non-academic requirements, an overview of the application process and selection criteria.

Information sessions are offered at all four distributed program sites – VFMP, IMP, NMP, and SMP. The information listed below refers specifically to the Vancouver Fraser Medical Program. Please refer to the Island Medical Program (IMP), the Northern Medical Program (NMP), and the Southern Medical Program (SMP) websites for information sessions at these sites.

Please be considerate to all participants and arrive before the posted start times. Late arrivals may be asked to attend the next available session. Dates are subject to change.

Upcoming Vancouver Fraser Medical Program Information Sessions are scheduled as follows:

 

Friday, August 8: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday, August 26: 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Monday, September 8: 9:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Friday, September 26: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 15: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, October 30: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Monday, November 10: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 25: 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

Location:

VGH Room 3151, James Pattison Pavilion North
3rd floor, 910 West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC

Use main entrance to the right of Emergency entrance, off of 10th Avenue.

General Inquiries phone line: 604-875-8298.

If a prospective applicant is unable to find an answer to their question(s) after reading our website, they may send an email to the admissions office at admissions.md@ubc.ca. Note: This email address is for general inquiries only. All questions regarding the current online application must be sent via the online application system.

Please note the MD Undergraduate Admissions office does not offer feedback advising to applicants. Unsuccessful applicants (ineligible applicants, applicants who are not invited for an interview, applicants who are interviewed, but do not receive an offer and waitlisted applicants who have been removed from the waitlist) receive information on their application, including their academic and non-academic scoring and interview scores (if applicable). Applicants are encouraged to evaluate their individual scores against the posted Admissions Statistics or Interim Statistics in order to identify their strengths and weaknesses in comparison to the applicant pool and accepted applicants.

The admissions office will not provide any further details or specifics regarding the results of any file evaluation for unsuccessful applicants.

Please refer to the Selection section of our website.

Important Information

Please be aware that the unauthorized use of any recording device is strictly prohibited during any telephone call, meeting, or interview session. Hand-written notes may be taken for your own personal reference.