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IV. WWAMI Medical Education Program Admission

WWAMI is a contract program between the State of Wyoming and the University of Washington for medical education. Admission is twofold.

  1. Applicants must be certified residents of Wyoming. To be eligible for certification, the applicant or parent or guardian must be a legal resident of the State of Wyoming for five continuous years immediately prior to enrolling at the University of Washington. Applications for certification are located at and are due no later than October 15 of the year prior to the anticipated start date of medical school. Participants pay reduced tuition and must either pay back the money expended on their behalf plus interest or practice medicine in Wyoming for three years.
  2. Applicants apply to the University of Washington School of Medicine through the usual procedures and are subject to criteria established by the University of Washington. Information may be obtained from the College of Health Sciences, Preprofessional Advising Office, Dept. 3432, 1000 E. University Ave., Laramie, WY 82071; (307) 766-6704 or (307)766-3499 or

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