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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 2016 entering class.
2016 AMCAS application opened for submission
Transmission of 2016 Application data to Medical Schools Begins
Early Decision Program AMCAS Application Deadline
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 Wednesday, July 8,
2 p.m.-5 p.m. (ET)