Key Dates for 2016 – entry in 2017

1 February – Standard registrations for GAMSAT close

19 March – GAMSAT test will be held

April – Order academic transcripts if you attended (at any time) a university not participating in ARTS. This includes exchange studies

2 April – Medicine, Dentistry and Optometry Admissions Guides published on the GEMSAS website

early May – Medicine (and University of Melbourne Dentistry and Optometry) Applications open

31 May – Medicine (and University of Melbourne Dentistry) Applications close

13 June – Supporting documents postmarked for delivery to GEMSAS PO Boxes.  Includes hard copy original transcripts if required and documents in support of school-specific items.  Please check the Admissions Guides for dates for some school documentation as these may vary

24 June – Supporting documents postmarked for delivery to GEMSAS PO Box for rurality claims

31 July – University of Melbourne Optometry First round Applications close

early September – Offers of interviews for Medicine (and offers of places at the University of Queensland) are released

early September – First round offers made for University of Melbourne Optometry

29 September – University of Melbourne Optometry Second round Applications close

September/October – Medicine interviews held

early November – Offers of places for Medicine and University of Melbourne Dentistry are released

18 December – Offers made for University of Melbourne Optometry

November/December 2016/January 2017 – Additional offers made to fill vacancies