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Paying all those application fees....

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Femtochemistry, May 17, 2002.

  1. Femtochemistry

    Femtochemistry Skunk Works

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    Hi,

    Does anyone know how these are paid off? Do you pay the fees when you fill out the AMCAS forms? I know this is a stupid question, but this is the first time for me...

    thx!
     
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  3. spacecadet

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    You pay AMCAS $150 for the first school and $30 (I think?) for each additional school. You can pay this by credit card when you submit. I think they are doing electronic bank transfers this year too.

    When the schools get your app, they will send you a secondary (if they have one) and you send in a check with the secondary. Fees vary depending on the school. They range from about $100 to free.

    Hope this helps!
     
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    If you are very nice to the AMCAS officials, they might let you "work it off" [wink wink] <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" />
     
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    </font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by Femtochemistry:
    <strong>Hi,

    Does anyone know how these are paid off? Do you pay the fees when you fill out the AMCAS forms? I know this is a stupid question, but this is the first time for me...

    thx!</strong></font><hr /></blockquote><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">When you submit your application (AMCAS) you can enter in your credit card number and they will charge you.
     
  6. The Fly

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    </font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by Kimberli Cox:
    <strong>If you are very nice to the AMCAS officials, they might let you "work it off" [wink wink] <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" /> </strong></font><hr /></blockquote><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">If last year is indicative of the way things will be this year, they might just need some extra hands. . . <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" /> :D
     
  7. mpp

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    Femtochemistry,

    the above posters are correct. You seem to be asking many elementary questions regarding the AMCAS application. And certainly there is nothing wrong with asking the questions here, however I think you will find that most of the questions can be answered by reading the AMCAS Instruction Booklet available on-line at <a href="http://www.aamc.org/students/amcas/2003.htm" target="_blank">http://www.aamc.org/students/amcas/2003.htm</a> .

    Best wishes to you for this upcoming application cycle...
     
  8. randomlogik

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    ...why don't all us sdners get together and do a collective lotto thingy....for real. maybe then we could actually afford to just get accepted into med school! ...let alone pay tuition
     

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