About the incoming 2019 class
Students come to Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine to pursue an M.D. degree with many different backgrounds, interests, and plans for the future. Each year, we select candidates that together will make a great class. We thrive on diversity and rely on different perspectives to make each class the best it can be.
2019 admissions and acceptance statistics
The students that make up the M.D. Program are proven leaders in their fields and communities, passionate about medicine and making a difference, and have a variety of personal interests beyond their career.
The 2019 acceptance rate for incoming medical students at Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine was 2%. Nearly 7,300 applications were received and of those, 172 students were offered acceptance. Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine enrolls up to 50 students on the Minnesota campus and 50 students on the Arizona campus.
2019 admissions statistics for the M.D. Program and the Medical Scientist Training Program (M.D.-Ph.D.):
- Applications received: 7,265
- On-campus interviews: 811
- Acceptances issued: 172
- 46 M.D. students attending the four-year Minnesota campus
- 50 M.D. students attending the four-year Arizona campus