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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.
MCAT Exam Policies for U.S. and Canadian Medical Schools
View MCAT® Exam policies to see which exam(s) medical schools will accept for the 2016, 2017 and 2018 application cycles.
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 opens
2016 AMCAS Resources released
2016 AMCAS application opens
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.
2015 Application Fees
AMCAS Processing Fee: $160 (includes one medical school designation)
Additional medical school designations: $36 each
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Closed: Wednesday, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. (EST)