Applying to UHSA

UHSA operates on a rolling admissions basis, with the following entry dates:

  • Medical School – January, May, and September
  • Nursing School – September

The Admissions Process

Step 1 – Check the requirements:

Step 2 – Submit required documents:

Any official documents should be mailed to:

University of Health Sciences Antigua
1658 Milwaukee Ave # 100-4931
Chicago, IL 60647
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges/universities attended.
    • Premedical and Nursing students must submit their high school diploma.
    • Transcripts must be in English.
    • Unofficial transcripts can be uploaded to the application.
  • Copy of passport (if available)
  • Two official Letters Of Recommendation (LOR) from individuals who can evaluate past academic and/or professional achievements.
    • These letters must be in English and appear on original letterhead stationery.
    • LOR’s must be sent directly from the individual giving the recommendation. Letters sent from the applicant will not be accepted.
    • LOR’s may either be mailed to the above address, or emailed to
  • Personal Statement of no less than 400 words.

Step 3 - Undergo a remote interview:

Upon receipt of all required documents, the Department of Admission may schedule an online interview with the candidate to evaluate his/her motivation to study medicine.

Step 4 – Expect a decision:

The admissions committee meets once per week. You will receive an electronic communication from the committee once a decision has been made.

Apply for Readmission

If the last school you attended was the University of Health Sciences Antigua, and you are returning to UHSA after being away for a term or more, you may apply as a readmitted student.

If you are returning to school and UHSA is not the last school you attended, you should apply as a transfer student using the button above.

We look forward to working with you throughout the admissions process.