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Pre-Health/Pre-Med Timeline


October 2017
Students considering application to Graduate level Health Care studies such as medical school, will fill out and submit Intent forms. The Intent Form will go live in the middle of the month and an announcement will be sent out campus wide via email.

November 2017
Potential applicants will meet with Mr. Crago, obtain instructions and materials to obtain a composite letter from the PHPC. Identify and ask a minimum of four Faculty members or mentors to write evaluations for you.

February 2018
Submit your personal statement to Mr. Crago for the PHPC to review.

March 2018
Deadline for the four evaluators to submit materials to Mr. Crago for the PHPC composite letter.

May/June 2018
Prepare your online applications for Fall 2019 admissions AMCAS, AADSAS, VMCAS, AACOMAS, CASPA, ETC. Submit transcript requests from the application service.

June 2018
Stage 1 submission of application materials to standardized application services (i.e. AMCAS, AADSAS, VMCAS, AACOMAS, CASPA, ETC.) begin. To be maximally competitive you want to
submit your applications in the first week of June. You can apply to Non-application service schools by contacting them in early June for instructions.

  • This includes TMSDAS schools and Non-US medical schools.
    • Register for the MCAT at at least 6 weeks prior to a testing date.
  • Prometric Center, 2424 Edenborn Ave., Metairie, LA.

Download a basic flowchart of your four years as a undergraduate Pre-health student.

Download a chart of the basic Pre-Health Coursework.

Download a flow chart of the Committee letter process here.