All students applying to health professional schools in Summer 2014 should consult this page frequently for updated information. Applying in 2014 means the student will be entering medical or dental school in the fall of 2015 EC15).
APPOINTMENTS: For appointments with Lolita Wood-Hill, YU pre-health adviser, please e-mail email@example.com. Please note that drop-ins can rarely be accommodated.
EC15 General Orientation Presentation: a guide for students entering health professional schools.
For Premed Applicants:
2014 AMCAS Presentation: includes helpful information for completing the online AMCAS application.
For Pre-dental Applicants:
2014 AADSAS Presentation: includes helpful information for completing this year's online AADSAS application.2012-2013 Pre-health Mentors
Mentors are YU students who have recently completed the application process and are available to provide first-hand guidance.
Ari Friedman [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Brian Goodman [email@example.com]
Eli Grunblatt [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Elia Rackovsky [email@example.com]
Mordechai Smith [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Chaim Szachtel [email@example.com]
Moshe Siegel [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Podiatric:Michael Gartenhaus [email@example.com] Daniel Waltuch [firstname.lastname@example.org]
EC15 Required Forms and Deadlines:
The following documents are due in the YU Pre-health Office either on or before the date indicated.
Monday, January 21, 2014: Autobiography, Resume, and Photo dueJanuary-March 2014: Schedule Committee Letter Meeting with Mrs. Wood-HIllJune 2014: AMCAS and AADSAS Applications Open
EC15 Contact Form: Please submit this form to the Pre-health Office to officially register as an applicant for the entering class of 2015.
Request for Recommendations: Each letter of recommendation you request from either faculty or volunteers should be accompanied by this confidentiality waiver
Helpful Guidelines for Recommendation: Refer to these guidelines when requesting letters of recommendation for YU faculty members or any outside sources.
GPA Calculator: Use this calculator to determine your BMPC (Biology, Chemisty, Physics, Math) GPA.
REASONS WHY YOUR MCAT OR DAT SCORE MAY NOT LINE UP WITH YOUR SCIENCE GPA
SCHOOLS USING THE MINI-MEDICIAL INTERVIEW (MMI) FORMAT: A list of all medical, osteopathic and dental schools who conduct MMI interviews.
EC 15 Information Guide All pre-health students should consult this guide for helpful information concerning the application process.
Letter from Prehealth Advisor—Important information from Mrs. Lolita Wood-Hill, Director of Pre-Health Advisement.Your Pre-Health Advising Team—Besides the Pre-health Advising Office, there is a number of different sources to help you through the process from beginning to end.The Basics—An overview of what you should do now to lay the foundation for your application to medical or dental school.Pre-Health FAQs Self-Assessment--Us this guide to determine if you're presenting the strongest application possible.EC 15 Application Timeline—A month-by-month guide for the entire application process.Professional Experience—Basic information on requirements for research and volunteering.Autobiography and Photo—What is the autobiography, why is it important and how do I write it?Letters of Recommendation—Putting a face on your application.Personal Statement—A crucial part of your medical or dental school online application.MCAT Preparation—Important strategies for taking the MCAT.2013-2014 MCAT Test DatesYour Committee Letter—What is a Committee Letter and why is it important? How does the Pre-Health Office transmit it to the schools?Submitting Your Application—When are you ready to submit? What happens then?Secondaries—The first step after your online application.Chosing A School—What factors go into selecting a health professional school?The Interview—Helpful hints, including sample questions, for making the best impression during the interview.Helpful Websites—These links provide other important information.
Yeshiva College and Sy Syms Academic Advising
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New York, NY 10033
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New York, NY 10033
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