Can she get into Yale Medical School?
So I have friend, Kayla, she is a senior at UC Riverside, she majored in Biology and Psychology, scored a 37 on her MCAT, and her dream is to go to YMS. She really messed up in HS, but she did really well at UCR, she has: 3.95 g.p.a. (unweighted) idt you can have a weigted gpa in college anyway -_- she completed ALL of her premed classes She only had 2 B's her entire time there!!! (Calculus and Organic Chemistry) She began volunteering at a Hospital since her senior year of HS She has a little over 9000 hours of community service in various places (since freshmen year at UCR) = THIS IS AMAZING She has done research with many professors at UCR One of her reseach was actually published in the LA Times her sophomore year at UCR She has written 3 books about Psychology and such, teachers at UCR LOVE HER!!! She is president of MANY MANY clubs and organizations at UCR and on top of ALLL THAT, she has a job at Holiister -She is hispanic if that helps
Asked By: - 9/17/2011
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She should definitely apply there, but most people apply to at least 10 Med Schools. Yale won't care about anything she did in High School, so she shouldn't worry about that. She just has to keep in mind that all Medical Schools are really competitive, and getting into ANY Medical School is an achievement that she can... More
Answered By: Emily - 9/17/2011
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Maybe. Definitely apply. But apply elsewhere such as at UC Irvine and UC San Francisco as well.
Answered By: Chuckles - 9/17/2011
"She really messed up in HS, but she did really well at UCR... More
Answered By: PE2008 - 9/19/2011
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