Our Admission Process


Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine is designed to produce exceptional physicians who truly understand what drives health and disease, integrate technology and systems into their thinking and practice, and are able to improve the health outcomes of all populations. We are seeking applicants whose experiences will bring added value to the learning environment and evidence a commitment to serve their community.

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Unique Curriculum


Our unique curriculum utilizes evidence-based teaching methods to promote effective and efficient student learning.

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State-of-the-Art Campus


The 20-acre state-of-the-art campus features world-class facilities for health science research and discovery.

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Human Dimension Course


The Human Dimension course – central to the SOM curriculum, and placing the individual, family, and community as the focus of medicine.

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School of Medicine News


Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine’s First-Ever Commencement Scheduled for June 3

The Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine, the first new medical school in New Jersey in...

SOM’s Kountz nominated to National Board of Medical Examiners Membership

David Kountz, MD, MBA, FACP, the associate dean for Diversity and Equity at the Hackensack...

SOM Students’ COVID-19 Real-Time Research Effort Makes Major Journal

Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine students, working hard on clinical research at the height of...

School of Medicine Researcher Pinpoints Causes of Infant Ear Infections

An estimated 80 percent of all children acquire one or more ear infections during their youth,...


Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine Has First ‘Match Day’

The first expected graduates from the inaugural class find their residencies, in time-honored tradition, but...

Voices of HMSOM: The Clinical Pathologist Who Helps Other Doctors Learn

Yellow, orange, red, and pink. The core pieces of medical knowledge were written on the...

Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine Achieves Provisional Accreditation

Major accrediting body advances School’s status, bringing institution closer to full accreditation for first new...

 

A Virtual Tour for Prospective Students

 

The Human Dimension at HMSOM