Special Admissions Options—
Early Acceptance Program (Elmira College)

Contact: Dr. Lynn Gillie, Pre Health Advisor
Email: lgillie@elmira.edu
Website: Elmira College Pre-Medical Major External link

This is a guaranteed acceptance program for first-year students at Elmira College External link who are interested in pursuing a career in medicine and meet academic and other eligibility requirements.

  • Have 1200 combined SAT Scores (Math & Verbal only) or 27 ACT Composite
  • Have a minimum 90% High School Grade Point Average
  • Demonstrate commitment to a career in medicine

Students accepted into this program will complete their undergraduate degree at Elmira College and are guaranteed admission to Upstate's College of Medicine, pending all program standards are met.

Acceptance into these programs indicates your willingness to participate in the Rural Medical Scholars Program (RSMP).  You will therefore be assigned to the RMSP track as a medical student at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

David B. Duggan, MD, MACP, Dean

David B. Duggan, MD, MACP
Dean, College of Medicine

I am particularly honored to serve as Dean of the College of Medicine. As an alumnus of the Class of 1979 and a member of the faculty since 1986, I have been extraordinarily pleased at the growth of the Medical School over this time and proud of the work of its faculty and graduates.

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