In Their Own Words...

A Snapshot of the Osteopathic Medical Student

Click the names to read each story.

These students have all made journeys similar to yours. 

They have:

  • Completed their pre-medical coursework
  • Taken the MCAT
  • Volunteered
  • Shadowed a DO, and 
  • Worked with their pre-health advisors to ensure a smooth transition to medical school  

We hope their experiences may  inspire and encourage you as you continue toward a career in medicine. 

To learn more about the osteopathic medical school experience, check out our student council chair's Welcome Letter and visit the upcoming Recruitment Events Calendar for recruitment and admissions events around the country. 

Before beginning the application process, review and purchase this year’s College Information Book, which includes detailed information on the nation’s osteopathic medical colleges.