UNR Med 360 Resource Guide

Access pre-med resources in one convenience location to help you prepare for medical school and the admissions process.

Access the UNR Med 360 Resource Guide

Resources for Future Doctors

  • Follow @UNRMedFutureDoctors on Instagram
  • Meet with your pre-professional advisor and develop a schedule that will enable you to complete all prerequisites required to apply to medical school
  • Actively use the AAMC Preparing for Medical School website
  • Meet with an academic advisor at your college or university to create a plan to meet course requirements for your Bachelor's degree
  • Create a study plan to prepare for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). 
  • Engage in experiences that refine and develop the personal and professional competencies valued by medical school admission committees.
  • Take the Anatomy of an Applicant self-assessment and use this information as a guide on your pathway to medicine.  
  • Become famliliar with each school's various requirements, prerequisites, deadlines and selection criteria before submitting your application. 
  • Seek any and all opportunities for exposure, including virtual shadowing, to the practice of medicine to determine if a career in health care is the pathway for you.
  • Work to develop a sound understanding of the responsibilities, challenges, and rewards that come with being a physician
  • Attend information sessions and application workshops hosted by the pre-professional advisors and UNR Med.  You'll receive guidance and direction on navigating the medical school application process and information about selection criteria. 
  • Review the costs of applying to medical school and create a budget.