Incoming freshmen can apply one of two ways to UMKC. Applicants can choose to use the UMKC Application or the Common Application. UMKC does not give preference to one application over the other. To submit either application, you will be prompted to pay the non-refundable application processing fee or request approval for a fee waiver.
Please choose only one application and continue using that application throughout the entire process.
All application materials MUST be submitted or postmarked by December 1st for the Fall semester. The application deadline for the Spring semester is November 1st.
Applying to the Conservatory is a two-part process:
The Conservatory does not accept paper applications; you must apply online.
All application materirals MUST be submitted or postmarked by April 1st.
Supplemental application for the Institution for Urban Education:
Students are not required to submit any additional application materials to be considered for the Six-Year Law Scholars Program. In order to be admitted to the Six-Year Law Scholars Program, students must:
In their application, students should select Six-Year Law Scholars as their program of study. Students admitted to the Six-Year Law Scholars Program will select and declare their major at Freshman Orientation. Students interested in law who do not meet the above criteria can be admitted as Pre-Law students. These options are currently available to students in the College of Arts and Sciences. For more information, please refer to the Pre-Law information in the College of Arts and Sciences.
Early Assurance applications are due March 1. Qualified applicants are encouraged to APPLY EARLY in the process as complete applications are reviewed on a rolling basis in the fall with admission decisions being made as early as October.
Students must apply through the Office of Admissions and the School of Pharmacy:
Students will be offered positions in the EA program on a rolling basis. All applicants will be notified of their admission status by Feb. 1. Final acceptance into the EA program is contingent upon graduating from an accredited high school and full-time enrollment as a UMKC pre-pharmacy student beginning fall 2016.
For more information, please visit the School of Pharmacy Early Assurance website.
The application process involves two separate applications:
Complete a UMKC School of Medicine Online Supplemental Application by visiting apply.bamd.umkc.edu. The following will be submitted online with the supplemental application.
Submit at least three references (no more than six). When completing the School of Medicine Online Supplemental Application, a student will need to list the names and email addresses of those providing references and select "Send Email Request." References will receive and complete the form electronically.
All School of Medicine Supplemental Application materials must be received electronically through apply.bamd.umkc.edu.
For more information, please visit the School of Medicine BA/MD Applying for Admission website.
Applying to the School of Nursing and Health Studies (If you are applying to the RN-BSN Completion Program, follow the regular UMKC application process.)
Completing the application process does not serve as a statement of acceptance or admission to the University of Missouri-Kansas City.