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Information for Completing Applications to Medical/Dental/Podiatry/Veterinary/Physician Assistant Schools
Texas Medical and Dental Schools Applications Service (TMDSAS):
This application includes the following medical schools Southwestern, Houston, Galveston, SanAntonio, Texas Tech, Texas A&M, ElPaso, and TCOM. Also included are the three dental schools in Texas (Baylor Dent, SanAntonio Dent, and Houston Dent) and TAMU College of Veterinary Medicine (for Texas Residents) at:
http://www.utsystem.edu/tmdsas

The American Colleges Application Service (AMCAS):
This service serves Baylor College of Medicine and most allopathic medical schools outside the State of Texas at:
http://www.aamc.org/students/amcas/start.htm

The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medcicine Application Service (AACOM):
This service serves all osteopathic colleges except TCOM at:
http://www.aacom.org

The American Association of Dental School Schools Application Service (AADSAS):
This service serves most dental schools outside the State of Texas at:
https://portal.aadsasweb.org/

The American Associaton of Colleges of Podicatric Medicine Application Service (AACPM):
This service serves all podiatric colleges except NYCPM at:
http://www.aacpm.org/apply/apply.asp

The Veterinary Medical Application Service (VMCAS):
This service serves all veterinary medical schools schools outside the State of Texas and is for non-Texas Residents applying to TAMUCVM (Texas residents refer to the TMDSAS site above.) only at:
http://www.avma.org

Information to aide applicants in determining residency status can be found at:
http://www.cvm.tamu.edu/dcvm/admissions/eligibility.shtml

The Central Application Service for Physician Assistants:
This service serves all physician assistant programs at:
http://www.caspaonline.org

The Central Application Service for the Optometry Schools will launch in July 2009 for applications for academic year 2010-2011. Even though the optometry schools' deadlines are later than most medical/dental schools, students must have their application for PM/PD interview submitted to the Prehealth Office by September 1, 2009. The committee interview will follow. Information for ASCO can be found at:
http://www.opted.org