The Admissions Committee of UCU gives serious consideration to all candidates showing the potential to meet the rigorous academic requirements of a highly structured curriculum. To be considered for admission to Universal Caribbean University, our Admissions Committee will look at a variety of factors in determining suitability for our program including:


  • 5-Year MD program: GPA of 2.5 or higher is required for high school graduates.

  • 4-Year MD program: Minimum of 60 credit hours of college courses with  GPA of 2.5 or higher in biology, physics and chemistry.  

  • MCAT is NOT required for admission.

  • Pre-requisites for MD program are below.


UCU requires a minimum of 60 credit hours of college courses for admission to 4- year MD program, but strongly recommends that applicants earn a degree from an accredited undergraduate institution.