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schools that look beyond GPA

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by jimjones, Jul 5, 2001.

  1. jimjones

    jimjones Senior Member 10+ Year Member

    Feb 27, 2001
    Let's just say my GPA is not spectacular. I'd appreciate any suggestions on which private schools to apply to, ones which will look at essays, letters, and MCAT before my application ends up in the trash. Thanks
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  3. fishtolive

    fishtolive Senior Member 7+ Year Member

    they all look beyond the gpa...and right to the mcat! lol, just kidding.

    i've heard uconn is somewhat liberal. dunno for sure though!
  4. moo

    moo 1K Member 10+ Year Member

    Jul 4, 2000
    I know Columbia states explicitly that they look at the whole applicant and does not rely on a computerized process.
  5. lilycat

    lilycat Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

    Aug 12, 2000
    Tulane might to some extent. Dr. Pisano seems to go with whatever catches his fancy.

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