Northeast Ohio Medical University-Cleveland State University Partnership for Urban Health

How to Apply

How to Apply:

Interested CSU applicants will apply online through the Northeast Ohio Medical University website, not the traditional AAMC medical school application system. Students can track receipt of materials through the online application system upon submission.

Application Process:

  • Complete the online application to the Bacc/M.D.  program through the Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine website. The application will include, but is not limited to the following:​​​
    • Personal information
    • Activities and Experiences
    • Personal statement and essays
    • Submit the following materials to the address provided within the application:
      • Transcripts from high school
      • Transcripts from Cleveland State University 
      • Transcripts from any other universities attended 
      • Test scores
      • Personal letter of recommendation
      • Letter of Recommendation from CSU PDF iconComposite Letter of Recommendation Process.pdf
  • Completed applications will be reviewed after the application deadline
  • From eligible applicants, select candidates will be invited to interview with NEOMED in Rootstown
  • Following interviews, select candidates will be offered admission to the 6-year program


General Admission Timeline:

  • Typically by October - Applications for each program made available online through NEOMED website
  • January - Application deadline (Note that Bacc/M.D. and PostBacc/M.D. programs have individual program deadlines)
  • February and March - Select candidates invited to interview by both universities
  • April - Select candidates offered admission to program
  • Late May and June - Admitted students enroll in classes at CSU
  • Mid August - Phase I of program begins at CSU; with Phase II beginning 2 years later at NEOMED

Please note that this information is subject to change. All applications are managed by Northeast Ohio Medical University's Office of Enrollment Services