Summary Resources on Preparing Your Medical School Application
Articles about how to Strengthen Your Medical School Application
Review the AAMC article How Medical Schools Review Applications.
US News and World Report article 2 Med School Essays That Admissions Officers Loved (well worth a read before writing your own personal statement)
Medical School and Medical School Student Recommendations & Perspectives
From Michigan Medicine article about What the Michigan Med School Admissions Team Looks for on Applications (Hint: More Than Grades and Test Scores)
From Drexel University College of Medicine MD Program Admissions Recommendations
From David Greffen School of Medicine (UCLA) Five Med School Application Tips by the Dean for Admissions
From Stanford Medicine Cracking Medical School Admissions: Stanford students use their expertise to help others
Tips from Ohio State Associate Dean on interviewing
Incorporate AAMC 15 Core Competencies into application
The Real Stories Demonstrating Core Competencies from the AAMC
Sign up for AMCAS Twitter (@AAMCPreMed) and/or Facebook (www.facebook.com/AAMCPreMed) accounts to get application updates.
Follow the NEWPORT blog for news, articles and tips.
Purchase the Medical School Admissions Requirements (MSAR) for $28
Visit the ASPIRING DOCTOR DIARIES
Required Premedical Coursework and Competencies from the AAMC. This comprehensive list of allopathic medical schools from the AAMC includes links to each admissions page so you can check prerequisites.
The AAMC recently published a quick fact sheet for reference. It's called Applying to Medical School, 2017 AMCAS® Medical School Applications by the Numbers.