Medical School Preparation

Kick-Start into Science: Medical School Preparation

Are you passionate about attending medical school after university? The best medical school applicants start laying the groundwork for their application during their first year at university. The Medical School Preparation series will give you access to insider information from students who are applying to medical school, current medical students, and medical professionals who work in the health care industry who can help make your application stand out.

In this series, you will:

  • Meet other students who are interested in medical school - find study partners, motivators and friends
  • Understand medical school admission requirements and how they vary from school to school
  • Know how to leverage your involvement during university to build a strong autobiographical sketch
  • Gather tips for getting into medical school from current applicants and current medical students
  • Begin the process of building a network for creating solid references
  • Learn about the MCAT and how to prepare for it
  • Find out about professions in health care outside of being a medical doctor
  • Get Co-Curricular Record (CCR) credit

The workshops will be led by Mustafa and Katie, two incredible students who are preparing to apply to medical school. Katie is going into her fourth year and Mustafa is starting his masters degree. They will share all of their knowledge and get you started on the right foot!


Workshops will take place on Tuesdays from 5:00 to 6:00 pm in the Science Student Success Centre (3431 Herzberg) on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, January 16th
  • Tuesday, January 23rd
  • Tuesday, January 30th
  • Tuesday, February 6th


Registration for the Winter term is available here.

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