Application Preparation for Pre-med Students

Application Preparation for Pre-med Students (APPS) is a 5-day intense application preparation program for pre-medical and pre-dental students who will be applying in the current cycle. APPS is designed to help highly motivated students learn how to showcase their abilities, skills, and motivation throughout the application process to medical or dental school. Students receive hands-on individual support during the 5-day APPS program.

When is APPS?

Apps will take place March 4-8 from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM on the Davie campus.

  • Florida Atlantic University - Pre-Health Professions Office
  • 3200 College Avenue
  • Davie, FL 33314
  • Phone: 954-236-1148 or 561-297-0952
  • Fax: 561-297-3388
  • Email: preprof@fau.edu

Course Topics

Participants will have the opportunity to network with like-minded students who are also ready to apply. Some highlights of the program include:

  • Comprehensive AMCAS/ACOMAS overview
  • Personal statement workshops (one-on-one feedback)
  • Interview skills workshops
  • Mock interviews and interview skill evaluation (one-on-one)
  • Committee Interview (Committee Letter if applicable)
  • FAU College of Medicine, UF Dental, LECOM, NOVA special admission workshops
  • One-on-one faculty and staff interaction
  • Previous student Q &A and advise
  • Materials, food, and beverages provided throughout
  • Tours of a few local medical and dental programs

Can Anyone Join APPS?

Not anyone. Students must have a minimum of 60 hours of earned college credit (REQUIRED), a minimum 3.4 overall GPA, Pre-health, and be ready to apply for the upcoming cycle (2023-2024).

Things to bring with you:

  • Laptop required
  • Paper and Pen
  • Sweater and comfortable clothes
  • Business Attire for Interview Day
  • Your Energy!

Registration

Early registration is now open! Space is limited to 20 students (first come, first served). The early registration price of $375 is valid until April 30th; the price increases to $400 on May 1, so please register early!

register here

 

Schedule

The program will be run at the FAU Davie Campus DW building room 108 March 4 -8 / from 9 am to 5:00 pm every day. 

Click here to download the Summer 2024 schedule.

Additional Information
The Charles E. Schmidt College of Science offers unparalleled experiential learning opportunities to prepare the next generation of scientists and problem solvers.
Address
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Rd, SE-43
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Fax: (561) 297-3292