Financial Assistance for Psychoeducational or Medical Re-evaluations
We are pleased to offer financial assistance of up to $800 to recipients of thewhose most recent evaluation does not meet the recency requirements associated with their request for accommodations.
This financial assistance is not available for first-time psycho-educational or medical evaluations. All applicants will need to submit a comprehensive evaluation that no longer meets our recency requirements in order to be considered for assistance. Additionally, the benefit may not be used retroactively for previously completed evaluations.
Please note that an approval for financial assistance for a re-evaluation does NOT guarantee an approval for accommodations on the MCAT exam.
For more information on the amount of this financial assistance, eligibility requirements, and submitting your application for assistance, click on the links below.
The maximum amount of financial assistance provided for a re-evaluation is $800. If the cost of the re-evaluation exceeds this amount, the applicant will be responsible for the remainder of the balance due.
Financial assistance is limited, and awards are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. We encourage all applicants who may be eligible for financial assistance to apply as early as possible.
In order to receive financial assitance for a re-evaluation, you must:
- Be approved for for the year in which you are seeking financial aid
- Complete an
- Submit a comprehensive evaluation that is not considered current for requesting accommodations on the MCAT exam. See our for more information on what is considered comprehensive
- Demonstrate, by submitting a letter on institutional letterhead, that you are receiving (or have received) accommodations at your current academic institution
If you have any questions about the eligibility requirements above, please.
Once you are approved for assistance through the, mail your application for financial assistance along with the required supporting documentation to:
MCAT Accommodation Services
Attn: Financial Assistance Application
Association of American Medical Colleges
655 K St. NW, Suite 100
Washington, DC 20001
We will generally make a determination on your request within five business days of receipt of your application. We will communicate our decision to you via email.
Note: Please keep a copy of all documentation, as we will not return any documentation submitted with your request for financial assistance.
If you're looking for lower-cost evaluation for LD or ADHD, a university-based testing clinic may be able to provide you with this service. Search thetable to find a clinic near you, and be sure to have your evaluator submit the required form with your documentation.