Your Legacy Starts Here

We’re looking for the best and the brightest, the most intellectually curious, and the most caring and compassionate future physicians.

We’re looking for people like you.

A Rich and Varied Clinical Experience That’s Unsurpassed in Texas

Our students are engaged in a curriculum that offers strong basic-science preparation and extensive, meaningful clinical experiences in some of the nation’s most dynamic health care facilities.

More Than Just Medicine

From intramurals to student organizations, your life as a medical student at UTSW will be full of events designed to strengthen the heart, soul, body, and mind.

Why UT Southwestern

For nearly 75 years, UT Southwestern Medical Center has been preparing the physicians of tomorrow.

UT Southwestern Medical School offers a world-class medical education, renowned faculty, outstanding facilities, and a worldwide reputation for producing physicians who are superbly trained, inspired to maintain lifelong medical scholarship, and deeply committed to responsible and compassionate patient care.

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Student Affairs Team

Our Student Affairs team serves to advance the academic, intellectual, and personal development and success of future physicians at UT Southwestern Medical School.

Dr. Angela Mihalic and medical student Tyler Smith

“Our medical school curriculum, rich in clinical experience and electives from the first year on, provides many opportunities for our students to have unique and tailored experiences that will enhance their preparation for residency and beyond.”

– J. Gregory Fitz, M.D.

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Our Curriculum: Your 
Path to Becoming the Best Physician Possible

UT Southwestern has a strong tradition of graduating outstanding medical students who excel in every area of the health care industry. Our overarching goal as a medical school is ensuring that each of our students is intellectually and personally challenged to be the best physician possible.

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