Snapshot of a Successful LSU Medical & Dental School Applicant

2022 Entering Class STAT SHEET [PDF]

2022 Entering Class Information for Medical School

*LSU Applicants: 347 Accepted: 186 | 52.7%
*National Applicants: 52,881 Accepted: 22,561 | 42.6%


2022 Application Cycle Pre-medical/Pre-dental Review Committee

197 Students Reviewed 189 Completed Applications 110 Accepted
Of the reviewed students who submitted completed applications, 58.2% were accepted.


Medical Schools where LSU Students are Accepted (27)

LSUHSC-New Orleans LSUHSC-Shreveport Tulane Alabama
Arkansas Baylor Central Florida Cincinnati
Florida Florida International Howard Houston
Kentucky Louisville Meharry Miami
Mississippi  Rush South Florida St. Louis
SUNY-Brooklyn TCU Tennessee Texas- Galveston
Texas- Houston UT- San Antonio Vanderbilt  


Osteopathic (DO) 44 Applications via AACOMAS/21 Admitted

VCOM-LA (ULM) Alabama -COM Arkansas - COM Incarnate Word
Marian North Texas NYIT-Arkansas Pikeville
VCOM-Auburn VCOM - Carolina William Carey  


Snapshot of Successful LSU Candidates for Medical School

Overall GPA: 3.69 Science GPA: 3.62 MCAT: 507.9 ~70th percentile
84.1% are science majors 62.7% used LSU Review Committee
58% 1st time use of committee, 13% re-applicants 29 students have graduate degrees (15.3%)

2021-2022 Entering Class Information for Dental School 

LSU Applicants: 57 Accepted: 41 | 71.9%
**National Applicants: 11,759 Accepted: 6,295 | 53.5%

LSU-BR students account for 40 seats of the 56 seats reserved for LA residents; 12 on wait list.

Dental Schools where LSU Students were accepted

LSU Alabama AT Still Howard
Lake Erie Louisville Maryland Midwestern
Oklahoma Roseman-Utah Tennessee

UT-San Antonio (2)

Tufts (3)      


Snapshot of Successful LSU Candidates for Dental School

Overall GPA: 3.61 Science GPA: 3.57 DAT: 21 Acad Average; 20.4 Perceptual Ability
77.8% are science majors 6 have graduate degrees


*updated 08/23/22
**2021-2022 national data from ADEA