301, 2013

How will a Pass look on my medical school application?

By |January 3rd, 2013|Grades|3 Comments

If your school has an option to take electives for a pass or fail grade then a pass will likely just be ignored. It says nothing about how you did […]

3012, 2012

Can Research make up for Bad Grades When Applying to Medical School?

By |December 30th, 2012|Grades|1 Comment

If any portion of your application is unsatisfactory it can be difficult to get an interview invitation, however it is not impossible. Having other parts of your application that are […]

3108, 2012

How will a “W” on my transcript affect my medical school chances?

By |August 31st, 2012|Academic, Grades|1 Comment

A reader recently sent in the following questions:

Dear Miriam,

I am a sophomore in college. I usually take a moderately heavy course-load and am doing well, earning mostly A’s and A-‘s. […]