Questions to Ask on Interview Day

Your main concerns on interview day are most likely the impression you will make on the interviewer and whether or not you will be accepted to the school. However, remember that you are not the only one being evaluated – this visit is also your chance to determine if the school is the one that you would […]

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Nontraditional Applicants

If you have taken a couple of years, or even a couple of decades, off before applying to med school, you fall into the category of “nontraditional applicant.” You may be wondering how your additional career and life experience will be perceived by an admissions committee. This article describes the unusual paths that several students […]

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Swamped with Secondaries?

When the trickle of secondaries becomes a deluge, it’s time to do some triaging. Since most medical schools send secondaries to all applicants, you may find yourself receiving five secondaries in a week, or even in a day. While some of these consist of little more than sending the school a check, others require lengthy […]

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Interview Season is Almost Here

Receiving the news that you have an interview offer is thrilling – you are a huge step closer to admission to med or dental school. After the exhilaration of this new development wears off, your next step is to prepare so that you can make a great impression on interview day.  Here are some tips […]

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