Applying to Medical School

Statistics for Penn Applicants to Medical School

Medical School Applicant Manual – Fall 2020 Matriculation

Application Management System (AMS)

Application Components

Application Process

Application Preparation:

Before You Apply

Take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)

 

Attend a mandatory Penn Medical School Applicant Orientation and upload documents to the Application Management System (AMS)

 

Request Letters of Recommendation

 

Draft and refine your Personal Statement and Essays

 

Seek resources for financing your medical school education

Primary Application:

Summer of the Application Cycle

Register with the appropriate application service and submit your application for medical school

Association of American Medical Colleges Application Service (AMCAS)

Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service (AACOMAS)

 

Texas Medical & Dental Schools Application Service (TMDSAS)

Secondary Applications & Interviews:

Fall of the Application Cycle

Submit Secondary Applications via the appropriate application service

 

Prepare for and participate in medical school interviews