APPLYING TO MEDICAL OR DENTAL SCHOOL
For students applying in Summer 2016 and entering programs in Fall 2017 (EC17)
All students applying to health professional schools in Summer 2016 should consult this page frequently for updated information, Applying in 2016 means the student will be entering medical or dental schools in the Fall 2017.
FOR MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS
FOR DENTAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS
THE ROAD NOT TAKEN
2016-2017 PRE-HEALTH MENTORS
Undergraduate Student Research
REQUIRED FORMS AND DEADLINES
Pre-Health Applicant's Manual
NEW! EC17 Applicant's Overview
Consult this presentation when completing your AMCAS and AADSAS Online Applications.
EC17 Applicant's Overview (AMCAS)
EC 17 Applicant's Overview (AADSAS)
FOR MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS
Required Pre-Med Course: There were major changes to the MCAT (Medical College Admissions Test) in 2015. Be up-to-date on the latest Pre-Med Course Requirements
Post Bac Programs for DO Students
Required Pre-Dental Courses: Be up to date on the current pre-dental requirements.
Your Options: MD and DDS are not the only roads you can take. Speak with the Pre-Health Advisor about your options, such as Pharmacy, Optometry, Physician's Assistant, and Physical Therapist.
ARTICLE OF INTEREST: "Ten Reasons to Consider a Glide Year." http://www.princeton.edu/hpa/opportunities/glide-year-opportunities/
Pre-Health Suggested Reading List: Books of interested to keep you up to date on the health profession.
Please click on mentor's name to contact via email.
Yanky Chein firstname.lastname@example.org
Nathan Denicoff email@example.com
Yosef Frenkel firstname.lastname@example.org
Adam Goldstein email@example.com
Sheldon Lerman firstname.lastname@example.org
Avi Zians email@example.com
Joshua Bagley firstname.lastname@example.org
Shimon Danieli email@example.com
KNOW THE PROCESS!
It's not too early to understand the application process, including the importance of interview.
The Art of Getting Admitted – The Medical School Interview
Tuesday, January 19, 2016: Pre-Health Application Due
January-March 2016: Schedule 1-hour Committee Letter Interview with Pre-Health Advisor
April 2016: Attend AMCAS/AADSAS Application Overviews
May 2016: AMCAS Application Opens for Inputting
June 2016: AMCAS/AADSAS/ACCOMAS online applications open
EC17 Applicant's Orientation Presentation: A guide for all students applying to health professional programs in summer 2016.
Pre-Health Contact Form: Please submit this form to the Pre-Health Office to officially register as an applicant for the 2017 application cycle.
Pre-Health Application MEDICAL Pre-Health Application DENTAL: Please submit this form in order to schedule your 1-hour Committee Letter interview with the Pre-Health Adviser.
Request for Recommendation Each letter of recommendation you request from either YU faculty or outside activities must be accompanied by this confidentiality waiver.
Guidelines for Writing Letters of Recommendation: Refer to these guidelines when requesting letters from YU faculty or outside sources
GPA Calculator: Use this calculator to determine your science (BCMP) GPA (Biology, Chemistry, Math, Physics.)
Click here for student abstracts on the most up-to-date research being conducted at Yeshiva.
JOINT PROGRAMS: YU has many joint programs with local universities, including Optometry at SUNY College of Optometry and Physical Therapy with New Jersey Medical College. For more information, visit http://yu.edu/yeshiva-college/combined-joint-programs/
Self Assessment Form
Looking At Your Grades:
Your Personal Statement
Putting A Face On Your Application--Tips For Your Personal Statement
Your Pre-Health Committee Letter
Preparing for the MCAT or DAT
Medical College Acceptance Test (MCAT)
Dental Admissions Test (DAT)
Submitting Your Online Application
Choosing A School
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