October Registration Opening for January and March through June MCAT® Dates

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Scheduling for January and March through June 2022 test dates will begin on October 13 or 14 at noon ET depending on your preferred test center location. See Regional Opening information below for more details. 

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  1. Fill out the first five tabs in the MCAT® Registration System before opening day (between Sept. 24 and Oct. 12). 
  2. Watch a brief video on the MCAT Registration System to learn more. 
  3. Review the 2022 MCAT testing calendars.
  4. Read these top 10 tips for registration
  5. Register and attend the MCAT Registration Opening Webinar on September 30 at 3:00 p.m. ET.

Reminder: There is no advantage to logging into the registration system more than 10 minutes before scheduling begins. Beginning at noon ET, anyone who has logged in by 11:50 a.m. ET is randomly assigned a place in line to register. If you log in after 11:50 a.m. ET, you are placed at the end of the line. Watch a brief video on how the Waiting Room works. 

If you're not ready to schedule your exam yet, the MCAT Registration System remains open for scheduling for available dates after October 14. 

We will open registration for test centers in part of the United States and some international locations (Group A) on Wednesday, October 13 at noon ET, and in all remaining test center locations (Group B) on Thursday, October 14 at noon ET.

2022 MCAT Test Center Locations by Opening Registration Date  

2022 MCAT Test Center Locations by Opening Registration Date

Group A Test Centers: Wednesday, October 13 at noon ET 
Test centers located in Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, U.S. Virgin Islands, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia.

International locations: Australia, select provinces in eastern Canada (Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec), China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, and the United Kingdom. 

Group B Test Centers: Thursday, October 14 at noon ET 
Test centers located in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. 

International locations: Select provinces in western Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan). 

The AAMC discourages you from traveling to take your exam. However, if you choose to travel, please adhere to the travel restrictions for the state or region in which you intend to test. When selecting your location, please adhere to the travel restrictions for the state in which you intend to test.  

Fees:Rescheduling and cancellation fees will resume for the 2022 testing year. Before scheduling your exam, please review the rescheduling and cancellation fee deadlines.  

Health and Safety Protocols: We are continuing to monitor the conditions of the pandemic and state and local guidance through the fall. Health and safety protocols will be determined in the coming months, and we will post updated information on our website by the end of November. 

AAMC Fee Assistance Program: If you are interested in applying to the Fee Assistance Program, please submit your materials at least 10 business days before the registration opening. You must be approved for the benefits before taking advantage of the discounted registration fee. Learn more about the program to start gathering the information you need to submit your application early. 

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