Application Process

Students apply to RPAP in their second year of medical school. RPAP applicants must complete the application form and provide answers to several essay questions as well as access to their MCAT scores, AMCAS application, and grades for Years 1 and 2 coursework.

Applications are available to second-year students now and due by midnight on December 1, 2019. Interviews on the Duluth campus will take place on December 11th and 12th, 2019. Interviews on the Twin Cities campus will take place on  January 9th and 10th, 2020. Class selection will occur by mid-February of any given year. Check out this word document that has information to help you fill out your application. Also, please use this CV template. *Note that a letter of recommendation is not required as part of this application.

Due Date: Sunday, December 1, 2019 by 11:59 pm

Online RPAP Application


Rural Physician Associate Program 
MMC 81
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

CONTACT Rural Physician Associate Program (RPAP)

A-675 Mayo Memorial Building

Phone: 612-624-3111
Fax: 612-624-2613