NY resident, Asian Applying with a 3.93 cGPA , 3.90 science GPA. 506 MCAT (71st percentile, 128, 124, 125, 129), Hoping my PS and secondaries make up for my low CARS score.. First generation college student from low socioeconomic background, SES-01 (Does this have any weight in admissions?) 3 summers worth of clinical experience ( includes one entire summer of shadowing) Service trip to Honduras for 10 days Minimal clinical research experience (no bench or lab work) Won three merit/need-based scholarships during college Ongoing activities: Leadership position on campus with the Red Cross Club for 2 years Peer advisor for a year Teaching assistant for a year Mentor for elementary school kids for a year Intramural basketball for 3 semesters My list so far: Albany URochestor Stony Brook SUNY Downstate SUNY Upstate SUNY Buffalo Einstein Hofstra Sinai NYMC Boston U Penn State Thomas Jefferson Temple Drexel Quinnipiac GWU Rosalind Franklin University Virginia Commonwealth UVermont Any suggestions? They would be much appreciated. Good luck to everyone applying this cycle!