Recommended Timeline (for Undergraduate Students)


Freshman Year

Meet with your college pre-medical advisor to plan your curriculum


Freshman and Sophomore Years

Seek out volunteer activities, shadowing opportunities, or work experiences in the medical professions


Junior Year Spring

Take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). This will give you enough time to repeat the test should you wish to improve your score.

Complete the last of your prerequisite courses


June Before Senior Year

Submit your AMCAS application