Hello all, I am a Canadian med hopeful who is wondering whether a couple of decision may have killed their chances of medical school. Stats GPA AMCAS: 3.95 MCAT: 512 (124/130/127/131) (Usually got 127-128 on practice, did not expect such a low Chem/Phys score) (Will redo this summer) Research: Very weak, volunteering in a lab for ~2.5 years but very little actual research was done and no pubs. Did a semester of supervised study and intense lab work, but not much outside of that semester. Volunteer: ~80 hours Kids Help Phone Volunteer ~50 hours Chemistry Discussion Sessions (Extra help outside class, and Prof approved and supervised, but I essentially ran them) ~200 hours running Neurological Rehab Volunteer (Clinical) ~1.5 years running Member/Director of local Civic Engagement Committee ~1.5 years running Youth Mentor (Big Brother type thing) ~2 years Senior Associate at Pre-Med Club ~40 hours shadowing a Neurologist ~1000 hours of contributing to a local meeting (cannot say anything due to identity reasons but it's essentially a club kinda thing) Awards: Entrance Scholarship 2x Scholarship Award (Given to only 3 students out of 2000 enrolled in Biology or Psychology Majors) Nominated for Volunteer of the Year (National Award for Kids Help Phone volunteer) Employment: Worked at an Amusement Park, Sales Person at a newspaper, currently working as a tutor (recently started) and also at a call centre part-time (recently started) I have volunteered here and there many times, but those are not significant experiences as the ones listed. My problem is that my transcript reflects very badly of me as a student. First Year: Made Physics Pass/Fail (ended with a 78 lol) but didn't want to do medicine at the time so thought it wouldn't hurt me (3.97 GPA) Second Year: Have a research Pass/Fail course, no option to get a mark anyways but had 5 courses plus the research course (3.97 GPA) Third Year: Nothing here (4.00 GPA) Fourth Year: Here is where it gets bad. First Semester had one Pass/Fail course (only needed the credit, it was a history course), but second semester I took second part of physics, and did a late withdrawal (no effect on GPA). This is was a very uncharacteristic year for me as I had some personal struggles (fortunately I found exercise/diet control since and it has been giving my mental health a boost) but had only three courses plus a Late Withdrawal in the second semester (3.86 GPA) Fifth Year: Just finishing up some courses. Took only english in first sem, and taking a second english in this sem plus a Pass/Fail course (again, just a credit needed to graduate, I took another interesting class but that got cancelled so I was forced to take this course which I had no interest in whatsoever). (Projected GPA (only two courses): 3.85 GPA) I will apply to NOVA, Touro-NY, AZUCOM, LSUCOM, WesternU and NECOM. Is this a good school list? So what do you guys think? Am I overthinking this? Do I have chances at DO schools and/or Low-Mid tier med schools that are Canadian Friendly? I know this was very long so thank you from the bottom of heart for reading. Any advice would be great! I will buy MSAR and will redo the MCAT for a better score. I might sound paranoid, but I didn't get an interview in Canada with a 130 CARS so I am very worried now. Thank You! P.S. I will be doing Physics prereqs at another school (since mine won't let me take the first part due to Passing it without a mark, can only redo if failed), and will be completed by next April. Physics is a big weakness of mine, but I am ready to tackle it and get that 90! P.P.S I have posted this in the What are my Chances forum but got almost no responses, so if any admins can weigh in on this or anyone with experience, I truly appreciate it! You guys have been an awesome help for many application related things, Thank You!