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Here's What You Need to Know to Prepare to Apply

TMDSAS Office Hours

Each week, the TMDSAS Support Team addresses your questions live on our YouTube channel. Each session is based on commonly asked questions throughout the cycle. Previous sessions have explored the TMDSAS Match, considerations for entering your activities, and guidance on how to enter your coursework.


Bring your questions to the weekly TMDSAS Office Hours sessions.

Live Every Tuesday at 1 pm CT

Watch recordings of previous sessions

Application Guide

The guide is a vital tool for current and prospective applicants to use as an online handbook when preparing for the TMDSAS application cycle.

The guide serves as a step-by-step guide through the TMDSAS application including:

You will want to read the guide in its entirety before starting your application and use it as a companion when completing your application. The guide is updated regularly.

Applicant Metrics Dashboard

Curious how your metrics stack against a typical applicant pool? Take a look at the 10-year data.


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Data Reports Now Live

View Ten-year application statistics data for

TMDSAS applicants:







Workshops and Panels

Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for updates including the Application Workshops for dental, medical, podiatry, and veterinary applicants, and Panels with the admissions deans from member institutions coming in April!


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About the author: The Texas Medical and Dental Schools Application Service (TMDSAS) is the centralized application processing service for applicants to the first-year entering classes at all of the public medical, dental, and veterinary schools in the State of Texas.

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