Guiding you on your path to medical school. The AAMC Premed Navigator features important topics, resources, tips, and key dates for aspiring physicians. Subscribe to receive updates each month right to your inbox.
AAMC Video Interview Tool for Admissions (AAMC VITA™)
The AAMC Video Interview Tool for Admissions (VITA) was a one-time, one-way video (recorded) interview designed to help medical schools assess applicants’ pre-professional competencies important for success in medical school.
Completing Your Journey to Medical School
Each section of the AMCAS application provides opportunities for applicants to explain their "why." Think to yourself, why do you deserve to be in medical school? Tell your story and include any challenges, obstacles, accomplishments and more that occurred throughout your journey.
Canada Only Double Day Chart
If you are approved MCAT accommodations for extended time, you will test over two days.
Canada Only Testing Dates MCAT Accommodations Submission Dates
Navigate Your Application Preparation With the MSAR® Database
The latest MSAR edition includes two new sections: guidance on preferred letter writers and policies on pass/fail coursework.
Watch webinars containing resources, guidance, and tips about the AAMC's services (SHPEP, FAP, FIRST, MCAT, AMCAS) to help you conquer the medical school application process.
Fee Assistance Program FAQs
Frequently asked questions (FAQ's) regarding the AAMC Fee Assistance Program application process.
Get answers to your questions about MCAT registration, scores, and more.
2021 Fee Assistance Program Essentials
Understanding the 2021 Fee Assistance Program Essentials is the first step in applying.
Medical Schools Offering Combined Baccalaureate-MD Programs, by State and Program Years, 2020-2021
The list of combined baccalaureate programs, organized by state and by number of program years, is compiled annually for the Official Guide to Medical School Admissions: How to Prepare for and Apply to Medical School. It was last updated for the 2020-2021 application cycle in October 2020.
To download the PDF version of this list, visit the MSAR® Reports for Applicants and Advisors™.
For questions about combined BA-MD programs in this list, please contact the MSAR team by emailing MSAR@aamc.org.
How Much Does It Cost to Attend Medical School? Here’s a Breakdown
by Kumail Hussain, MS, MD Candidate, Rosalind Franklin University
Mind Your Mental Health in May (…and Every Other Month, For That Matter)
In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, learn about the benefits of establishing a mindfulness practice and other resources to help you prioritize self-care.
AMCAS® Choose Your Medical School Tool
The AAMC American Medical College Application Service® (AMCAS®) created this tool to support medical schools’ enrollment management processes and help applicants communicate their intentions about which medical schools they plan to attend. Schools will only be able to access information about their accepted and alternate-list (waitlist) applicants. Applicants should use the tool at the direction of the schools to which they have applied.
COVID-19 MCAT FAQs
Get answers to frequently asked questions about taking the MCAT exam.