Official Campus Visit & Interview
A complete and holistic evaluation of the application, academic history, MCAT score, letters of recommendation and/or other supplemental material will be conducted by the Admissions Committee to determine applicants who are eligible for an interview on campus. Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine requires a personal interview with all candidates who are being seriously considered for admission. The interview is by invitation only. Competitive candidates typically receive an invitation to interview within one to two weeks of submitting an application. Candidates will be notified of the invitation via e-mail and mail.
The Official Campus Visit will include a tour of campus, informational sessions on financial aid and housing, a open file interview with one to two faculty members and the Director of Enrollment Management, and opportunities to meet with current students. The day will begin around 8:30am and conclude by 2:00pm. A full schedule, as well as travel information, is provided to candidates who are invited to interview.
Following the interview on campus, candidates are usually informed of the admission decision within one week. Candidates are informed of the admission decision via e-mail and mail. Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine admits individuals who not only have the potential to succeed and excel academically in our program, but also possess personal characteristics that align with our mission and values.