Learn about the medical school application process.
Applying to Medical School as an International Applicant
Information for international applicants who want to apply to U.S. medical schools.
Applying to Medical School
An overview of the medical school application process.
Deciding Where to Apply
There’s an old saying, “If you’ve seen one medical school, you’ve seen one medical school,” meaning all medical schools are unique. They vary in mission, location, size, and teaching style, just to name a few.
Preparing for Medical School Interviews
Information and tips to help you prepare for the medical school interview, one of the most important phases of the application process.
Dealing with Application Anxiety
Applying to medical school can feel overwhelming at times, but it doesn’t always have to feel that way. It’s normal to feel anxious about the process, but there are resources to help you manage stress and keep yourself on track.
How Medical Schools Review Applications
You know the time and effort you put into your medical school and secondary applications, but what happens after you click submit? Here is what the process looks like for medical school admissions officers and staff.
What it’s Like to Participate in Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs)
The MMI is designed to assess communication skills, specifically verbal and nonverbal skills that cannot be measured by standardized exams or transcripts. The MMI typically consists of six to 10 very short interviews that revolve around a specific scenario.
Applying to MD-PhD Programs
Applying as a Veteran or Current Military Member
If you are an active duty member of the military, a reservist, or a veteran who is thinking of applying to medical school, there are resources and financial benefits to help you get a medical education.