If you are applying in the 2018-2019 cycle, you should be on our email list. We have had our mandatory Fall Meeting. If you have not indicated yet you are applying this cycle, you must contact the Pre-Med tutors immediately.
Mather Premed Advising
Premedical Information for Harvard Students
Please join the official Mather Premed Listserv is you would like to stay up-to-date on premedical announcements:
2018-2019 Application Timeline
NOW to Spring 2018
Request letters of recommendation
Work on personal statement
Schedule 1-2 meetings with your non-res tutor
Meeting with resident tutors
Finalize personal statement
May 1, 2018
GO email deadline
All letters must be in house office
Final list of schools
Sign house waiver form for committee letter
June, 1st to 2nd week
Complete secondaries within 2 weeks of receipt
August 1, 2018
For applicants who haven’t sent a go-email by this date, letter packets will be sent without committee letters
Fall to winter 2018
Interviews at medical schools
Contact resident tutors if no invitations to interview
Spring to Summer 2018
Endgame (acceptances, rejections, waitlists, financial aid)
The following are documents you will find helpful as you begin the process of applying to medical schools.
- Harvard OCS Premedical Guide 2017-2018
- The Medical School Application Process—A Marathon Not a Sprint
- Mather Premed Questionnaire
This is the official Mather Premed Questionnaire which you will be asked to fill out before you begin your AMCAS application to medical school.
- Request for Dean's Letter
Please fill this form out when you are ready to request a Dean's Letter for your medical school application.
- Request for Recommendation Letter
Please fill this form out for each recommendation letter you request.
Letters and waivers from recommenders can be emailed to the Mather Academic Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
- OCS Resources
- Why Premed?
Please feel free to contact the following Resident Premedical Tutors with any questions. For general questions please email George first, though also feel free to take a look at the short bios to target your email.
OCS Premed Page
Please visit the Office of Career Services (OCS) Premedical page for additional information and resources: http://ocs.fas.harvard.edu/medical-health.