AMCAS Activities Checklist: Making the Most Out of Your Extracurricular Profile
You’ve decided to apply to medical school—congratulations! As you probably know, the process is extremely cutthroat. To stand out among the competition, not only should you bring a strong GPA and MCAT score, but you must also demonstrate passion and initiative through your extracurricular activities.
If you’re wondering which of your extracurriculars you should include in your AMCAS activities and experiences section, you’re not the only one. To guide you through the most important factors to consider when thinking about which 15 activities should go into the AMCAS, we’ve provided a checklist below. Use it to pick and choose from your involvements to maximize your chances of admission.