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Writing a personal statement: these are big DON’Ts!

By | May 9th, 2017|AMCAS Application|

Here are some suggestions: avoid generalities, maintain a good tone, don't get political, and don't revisit grades or test scores.

What’s in the AMCAS primary application?

By | September 28th, 2016|AMCAS Application|

Each medical school sets its own final deadline for submitting information to AMCAS. Regardless of these deadlines, admissions officers recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

How many letters of recommendation should I solicit?

By | January 2nd, 2016|AMCAS Application|

Your letters of recommendation for your medical school application are a key element of your application packet. Don’t overlook them and don’t minimize the importance of getting some dyn-o-mite letters! Most medical schools require a minimum of three letters of recommendation. Two of those should be written by science faculty who are well acquainted with you [...]