Committee Sponsorship

Applicants must complete the following steps in order to be considered for sponsorship with a Committee Letter of Evaluation (or composite letter for admission into another health-related professional school):

  • A minimum of 30 credits completed at Rutgers-Newark in pre-health undergraduate courses (i.e. biology, chemistry, physics, math, and psychology/sociology)
  • A minimum of a “B” or better in all prerequisite courses for professional school admission (1 "C" allowed)
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4 for medical applicants and dental applicants
  • Updated “Health Professions File” in the Office of Pre-Professional Services (Hill Hall 312)
  • Follow the Application Cycle Timeline, which includes deadlines to submit the following:
    • Complete “Intent to Apply” Form
    • Maintain a Health Professions File
    • Pre-Health Advisory Committee Packet and all supplemental materials (i.e. personal statement, resume, 3-5 letters of recommendation, transcripts, photo)
    • Set up a Committee Interview
    • List of Schools and Application Information

Please check our website on a regular basis for updates as well as other pertinent information related to the application cycle and the committee sponsorship process.