Interviews at Peoria Campus

Congratulations upon being invited to interview at the Peoria campus. Although your interview site is not predictive of where you might be assigned upon admittance to the University of Illinois College of Medicine, we hope that you will consider requesting assignment to Peoria. Please check out the information on our website, including Fast Facts, to learn more about our program and our outstanding students, faculty, and resources.

We look forward to welcoming you to Peoria for your interviews! The campus is located at One Illini Drive, Peoria, Illinois.

Interview Day Schedule

  • 9:45 a.m. — Check-in at UICOMP Lobby
  • 10:00 a.m. — Dean’s Welcome & Orientation to the Interview Day Process
  • 11:00 a.m. — Tour of Campus and Clinical Training Sites
  • 12:15- 1:15 p.m. — Lunch and Student Panel Q & A
  • 1:30-4:15 p.m. — Applicant Interviews
  • 4:15-4:30 p.m. — Applicant Reflections

About the Interview

Each candidate will participate in a series of multiple mini-interviews and a 25-minute 1:1 interview with a faculty member or physician. Interview times are assigned randomly to applicants between 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Please anticipate that there may be some waiting time before your interview or between interviews. Once you have completed all of the interviews, you will meet with a member of the Admissions team to reflect on your day. When you have finished your reflection, you are free to leave.

Parking and Arrival

You may park in the gated visitor parking lot on campus. The gate will open automatically. If the gates are not open when you leave, you will be provided with a parking token so that you can exit without paying the $1 parking fee.

The College of Medicine at Peoria is housed in a modern brick and glass building with a single public entrance. When you enter, sign in with the security guard at the main desk. You will receive a name badge and information packet that includes your schedule for the day. You will need to sign out at the security desk when you leave.

If you have questions about admissions requirements, the interview day, scheduling of interviews, or the status of your application you can contact, Mindi Miller, Assistant Director of Admissions, University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria at 309-671-8421 or email [email protected].

Visiting the Campus