Professional Medical School Application Advising

Applying for medical school can be one of the most stressful times of your life, but it doesn’t have to be! At Tutor the People, we have a dedicated team of MDs, medical students, and scientists ready to work with you through every step of the application process. We work with our students to help them sculpt their unique stories and present themselves as competitive medical school applicants to help them get into the school of their dreams.

We have a proven track record of helping students receive acceptances to top medical schools. Through structured, long term guidance, Tutor the People’s expert medical school admissions advisers will work with you one-on-one either in person or online to ensure your best chance of acceptance.

We'll Help you achieve your goals
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    We're Here To Help

    There is a lot that goes into crafting the perfect application, which is why sometimes a little help can make all the difference. Our experts will work with you to understand your goals and experience so that they can help you build a strong application that reflects the amazing candidate that you are.

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    Free Introductory Hour

    A Free Introductory Hour is included with the purchase of any of our Application Advising packages. You can use this initial meeting to establish your goals, what you want to cover during the sessions, and setting a schedule for moving forward.

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    A Team Of Experts Dedicated To Your Success

    Over the years, application advising has become a commodity with only generalized help and vague “tips”. We hold ourselves to a different standard. That’s why we’ll work with you during every step of the application process from writing to interviewing to submission.

Top Medical School Applications Advising Tutors

  • Andrew N., M.D.

    Dr. Andrew N. is a graduate of Boston University School of Medicine, a co-founder of Tutor the People, and an integrated vascular surgery resident. He’s helped hundreds of students get into top medical schools.

    Andrew was a non traditional applicant…

  • Ashley L.

    Ashley is a medical student at The New York University School of Medicine. She graduated from Rutgers University with a double major in Biology and Philosophy and a minor in Psychology. After taking over thirty full-length practice exams and studying…

  • Jason F., MD

    Jason has an extensive background in medicine and life sciences. He double majored at MIT in chemical engineering and biology, and received his medical doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania. He has spent the past few years applying his knowledge…

Success Stories
I have had an amazing experience working with Tutor the People. The MCAT can be really intimidating but from the moment I contacted them I have received nothing but support, valuable information and encouragement. Since I had to study during the semester, I was very concerned about fitting in enough time to properly prepare between classes and research. But my tutor immediately helped me organize a great, personalized study plan and assisted me in finding the best MCAT prep materials I didn't even know existed. In the end, I earned a 522 (99% percentile) and I know I couldn't have done it without the help from Tutor the People!
Ashley L. MCAT
522, 99th %
5 stars are not enough to rate Tutor the People. They go beyond what most MCAT prep courses offer. I highly recommend them for MCAT and medical school preparations. Not only did they help me score 15 points higher on my MCAT, but also helped me during the medical school application process. Very thankful for this great program!! :)
Ingrid B. MCAT
I learned how to maximize my study time, which materials to use, and how to attack specific kinds of questions that I frequently struggled with. Both of my tutors took time to make sure that I understood the answer to each question. They pushed me to dedicate significant amounts of time to studying, and they helped me use this time in the best way. I am so happy with my choice to work with Tutor the People and study independently rather than taking a course through a well-known company. This opportunity raised my MCAT score by 7 points from my first practice test and helped me excel in my weakest subjects. I would highly recommend Tutor the People if you are looking to work hard with tutors who are committed to your success and if you want to master the new MCAT in an efficient and fulfilling way.
Austen H. MCAT
522, 99th Percentile
I never thought I would be able to achieve a 12 on the Physical Sciences, and if I had only done a group class, I never would have. All of my friends are extremely impressed because I am the one who went with the tutor and self-discipline study method, and so far, I have scored the highest on the MCAT. With a good tutor like Ben from Tutor the People and the drive to succeed, achieving your goal is most definitely possible.
Stasha O. MCAT
37, 98th Percentile
I can't say enough good things about Crystal. She's super patient, knowledgeable, and encouraging. The first time I took the MCAT I got a 31 even though I felt I've done all I could in terms of content. I wanted to improve my score but was hitting roadblocks studying independently because I couldn't pinpoint exactly why I got certain questions wrong, and thus did not know how best to correct them. Crystal was extremely good at this and taught me many strategies to conquer types of questions that I couldn't previously. There were also times during verbal review that I just felt burnt out and discouraged given how hard it is to improve verbal scores, but Crystal was patient with me and drilled strategies with me constantly. I ended up getting an 11 on verbal!
Lisa S. mcat
36 MCAT Score, 97th Percentile
Prior to choosing Tutor the People as my verbal MCAT prep source I was a bit hesitant about having the sessions over Skype. However, after meeting for our first trial session I was positive my tutor was the man for the job. He was well organized and structured the course to fit my schedule. He was very communicative as to how the sessions would progress and where we should be towards the middle and end of our course. Not only was he a master at the verbal section, but he was able to effectively teach me his strategies, and help me craft the skill set necessary to be successful. The investment was well worth it and my tutor helped me increase my verbal score by 5 points!
Gabriel G. MCAT

Our Approach

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We understand that facing the med school application process can be intimidating. Between choosing the right undergrad programs, finding extracurriculars, prepping for the MCAT and CASPer, and writing out all of your applications, it can be exhausting. That’s where our team of experts come in. It’s common to experience essay fatigue or be unsure about how best to present yourself to potential schools, which is why our first step is to sit down with each student and learn about you, your educational background, and your goals. This way we can help you see the achievements that will help you stand out as well as help you determine the best way to move forward during this chaotic time.

Step 2

Next, we’ll work with you to create a strategy. Whether you’re an undergrad student who wants to get a head start, a soon-to-be graduate who has questions about gap years, or a non-traditional student, our experts will work with you to figure out your best options. Once we’ve learned about your goals and academic history, we can create a customized strategy designed to match your academic timeline and make a good impression on your applications.

We specialize in taking an individualized approach to medical school application advising with every student. Although admissions boards expect to see certain activities or accomplishments on every application, each student is unique. Our medical students and MD medical school applications advising team will create a unique plan tailored to your strengths and areas of improvement so that your applications can stand out in all the best ways.

Step 3

Now, we get to work! With every medical school applications advising package, you receive a team of medical students, MDs, and academic advisers who can help you with your application timeline and essays, and a personal academic strategist who is there to support you every step of the way.

Together, we’ll work with you on:

Personal Statement Editing

Extracurricular Activities Summaries

Secondary Application Advising

Mock Interviews with Feedback

Letter of Intent Advising

Ready To Get Started?

When you sign up for one of our medical school application advising packages, we’ll want to get to know you so we can match you with the best advisor possible. Some of the questions we’ll ask include:

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    Are you a traditional medical school applicant?
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    Are you a non-traditional medical school applicant?
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    Have you taken the MCAT yet?
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    When do you plan to apply to medical school?
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    What types of medical schools are you applying to? (MD, DO, Caribbean)
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    What are your extracurricular activities?
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    Have you done any research?
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    Do you have any publications?
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    Do you have relevant volunteering experience?
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    Have you shadowed any physicians?

Medical School Applications Advising Study Packages

MD Advisors

Our medical school applications advising team consists of MD’s, medical students, and applications advising. Our team creates a unique plan for each student.

Free Introductory Hour

We add a Free Introductory Hour to every package, so students can meet their team and develop a customized study plan before beginning their paid package hours. 

Application Documents Review

In addition to the one-on-one medical school applications advising, our team of writers and editors will review your personal statement, resume, and secondary essays, to ensure you depict yourself in the best way possible..

Interview Advising

Your team of applications advisors will also work with you to help you prepare for interviews, and be ready to answer any question with grace and tact.

Payment Plans

We offer multiple extended payment options. Contact us to find out which installment plan suits your budget.

Customized Scheduling

Use your study hours as best suits your needs. Some students meet with a tutor daily, while others space it out to weekly meetings.

1-on-1 Sessions

There is no better way to prepare your medical school applications than with 1-on-1 sessions that are focused on your needs.

Just starting your medical school applications? Here’s some information about the process:

Medical schools will expect applicants to have taken the basic sciences and scored well in the courses. Most medical schools will expect high grades in biology, chemistry, physics, and other courses. Schools also expect applicants to have relevant work, shadowing, or volunteering experience within the medical field. The majority of medical schools in the United States will accept applications through the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS). Applicants must submit their primary applications once on AMCAS.

Personalized Advising Designed Around Your Needs

Between school, extra-curriculars, and personal time, we understand that life can be chaotic. That’s why we let you set the schedule. Online or In-Person, we work with you to create a med school application strategy that fits your busy life. We know this time of med school applications is expensive, so we focus on providing expert advising at prices more affordable than our competitors. We also offer extended payment plans so you can just focus on getting into the school of your dreams.

More Info & Resources

Free Medical School Resources

Student Doctor Network Forum is a great resource for pre-med and pre-dental students. The site offers quality information about the application process and resources for students. However, keep in mind it is a forum, so don’t believe everything you read!

AAMC Study Guide offers various resources for MCAT test prep and also links to other resources online.

Tutor the People provides a Free MCAT Practice Test to all students who purchase an MCAT test prep package.

MD Applicants Tool is another free site for pre-med students. Using this tool, students can calculate their approximate probability of receiving an interview or acceptance to a school by comparing past students’ results.

MCAT Fee Assistance Program provides more information on how students can save money in the MCAT application process. Take advantage of this.

Free MCAT quiz on the NYTimes! Students are also encouraged to read NYTimes articles on varying topics to familiarize themselves with the types of language they can expect to see on the CARS section. Your MCAT tutor can also teach you critical analysis strategies that helped them to achieve a top score.

MCAT Reddit. Check it out, premedditors!

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