First Look Program

Learn about UofL’s School of Medicine and the specific residency programs offered during a three-day (two-night) event, where the University of Louisville will host 12 current Meharry Medical College students and 12 current UofL medical students. Meet key stakeholders, School of Medicine faculty, meet and mingle with current residents and fellows and get familiar with the city of Louisville, the School of Medicine, and your prospective departments. The First Look Program is open to any applicant that is a third-year medical student (M3) in the UofL School of Medicine or Meharry Medical College regardless of race, national origin, sex, religion, disability, or age.

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The 24 students selected will be chosen based on merit, fit, recommendations, and the UofL participating departments. View our Meharry First Look Brief Overview document for more information.

  1. Must be a third-year medical student (M3) at Meharry Medical College or UofL’s School of Medicine.
  2. Must attend the totality of the First Look Program. 
  3. Have a genuine interest in attending UofL's SOM for residency.


About the program: Dr. Chris Seals, Assistant Dean of Faculty Affairs |
About the application: Christina Halcomb, Program Manager |
Meharry Medical College liaison: Joseph Long, Assistant to the Associate Dean |