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Getting Into Medical School
The AAMC is here to help you navigate the journey from pre-med through residency and beyond—with reliable, trusted resources and services.
Pre-Med Event Request
Request a speaker or materials from AAMC Pre-Med.
American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS)
AMCAS is a centralized application processing service for applicants to the first-year entering classes at participating U.S. medical schools.
This application is for those applying to the 2015 entering class. The 2016 AMCAS application will open May 5.
Fee Assistance Program application opened
2016 AMCAS application opens
May 21, 3 p.m. ET
2016 AMCAS application Twitter chat. Tweet questions to @amcasinfo and use #askAMCAS to join the conversation.
2016 AMCAS application opens for submission
Sign in to the AMCAS Letter Writer Application to submit a letter on behalf of an applicant.
Resources for Admissions Staff
Admissions officers are at the forefront of changing the way medical schools select and train students, cultivating physicians of the future. The AAMC offers a variety of tools and resources to help you along the way.
2016 Application Fees
AMCAS Processing Fee: $160 (includes one medical school designation)
Additional medical school designations: $37 each
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. (ET)
Closed: Wednesday, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. (ET)
Closed, Monday, May 4, 1-2 p.m. ET