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RUSMRoss University School of Medicine strives to build and nurture strong relationships with selected four-year colleges and universities, with the purpose of helping eligible students move seamlessly from their undergraduate studies to medical school. 

Requirements include:

  • An overall GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • A Grade Point Average of 3.00 or higher in all courses designated by RUSM as pre-requisites for admission
  • No F, D, or C- grade in any pre-requisite course designated by RUSM (all pre-requisite coursework must have been completed within the past ten years)
  • A score of 20 or higher on the MCAT exam with no less than a 7 in the Biological Sciences section or a score of 492 with no less than 123 on the Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems (in the case of multiple attempts, the highest score is taken from each section)

Other minimum admissions requirements required of all other of RUSM’s students as set forth at



Benedictine boosts med school options for students with Ross University agreement. Read the BenU press release here.

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William R. Law, Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Science

Tonia Rucker, Assistant to the Dean
Phone: (630) 829-6187
Fax: (630) 829-6186

Dean's Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Dean's Office Location:
Birck Hall Room 119