Pre-Medical (Pre-Med) The pre-medical program is designed for students interested in the health science professions. Hamline graduates have set an enviable record in gaining admission to top medical, dental, veterinary and other professional schools nationally. The program advisors and other Hamline faculty are committed to supporting and encouraging the professional goals of all promising students who desire a career in the health professions.Pre-medical advisors assist students in career planning and designing a suitable program of study. A pre-medical committee consisting of faculty and staff aids students in applying to medical or other health science professional schools. Forms Pre-Med Credential Forms are available for download, and setting up a credential file will facilitate your application to medical school. All students who have set up a credential file with the Natural Science Division Faculty Secretary in Robbins Science Center 105 will need to submit these forms. The instructions and the five forms listed below are in Microsoft Word format. Type in your information, save, and email the completed forms to Presley Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please contact Presley Martin at email@example.com with questions. Instructions Form 1 - Student Data Form Form 2 - Reference List Form 3 - Medical School List Form 4 - Academic Record Form 5 - Activities/Personal Statement Candidate Evaluation Form (for Reference Writers) Timeline for Juniors and Seniors Medical School Application Timeline - The application process starts approximately 18 months prior to the beginning of medical school. Example: If you intend to start medical school in the Fall of 2016, you will need to apply for entry starting in May of 2015. April-September 2015 - Take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)! The MCAT is offered electronically at specific testing sites. 14 test dates are offered with testing days available in April and continuing through September. Minnesota test sites include Bloomington, Duluth, Rochester, and Woodbury. Registration opens as early as 4 months prior to the test date. May 5, 2015 - The online American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS) opens for new registrations. May 15, 2015 - Target Date for opening Credential File with the Credential File Administrator in the science division. June 15, 2015 - Target Date for completing submission of materials to Credential File. Resources: AACOM, American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine: www.AACOM.org. AACOMAS Application Service: https://aacomas.aacom.org. AAMC, Association of American Medical Colleges: www.AAMC.org. AMCAS, American Medical College Application Service: www.AAMC.org/students/applying/amcas/. MCAT, Medical College Admission Test: www.AAMC.org/students/applying/mcat/. Pre-health Collection of the iCollaborative, a web-based repository of learning resources for students as they study for all areas represented in the new MCAT2015 exam: www.mededportal.org/icollaborative/about/initiatives/#faq-295556.