Hello, I'm working on my school list - worried about lack of research experience. ALso money's a bit tight so hoping to keep it to under 20. I'm wondering about my chances at these schools and looking for a critique of my school list. Thank you! Just graduated from a top 15 school. History/bio major sGPA 3.56 (3 W's in my freshman year) cGPA 3.71 Strong upward grade trend - had difficulty adjusting to studying for college classes and adjusting to college life, as well as test anxiety July MCAT - 516 (128/129/131/128) 650 hours tutoring disadvantaged minority school (work study position) 200 hours music sorority - choir, piano performances, playing in nursing homes 200 hours fresh/soph year marching band (also explains upward grade trend) 150 hrs Sunday School teacher 200 hours as president of small health-related club I helped start on campus freshman year 60 hrs Alzheimer's home volunteer - Memory Care 100 hrs nursing unit hospital volunteer 50 hrs shadowing various specialties 175 hours History independent study 80 hrs history museum exhibit research assistant Current (not mentioned on primary, will send update letters?) Scribe Soup Kitchen Volunteer Hospice Volunteer IL Resident Current list: UIC Rosalind Franklin Rush Loyola U of I Southern Illinois Temple SLU Creighton Albany Jefferson Tulane George Washington Western Michigan NYMC Drexel Thank you to anyone who can help!