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Pre-Health Timeline

Use this general guide to help prepare for applying to professional school.

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

  • Meet with your pre-health advisor each semester.
  • Maintain a competitive GPA.
  • Continue co-curricular activities in a health or medical, community service, research, and leadership.
  • Attend the College of Natural Science’s Interview Seminar in the fall semester.
  • Complete any secondary applications in a timely manner (in the summer prior to senior year and into the fall).
  • Interview at professional schools as invited, giving your professors as much advanced notice for your absence as possible.
  • Complete FAFSA in the spring semester.
  • Consider your parallel plan.
  • Accept any offers and place deposits.
  • Write thank-you notes to your references and the professional schools.
  • Actively pursue your parallel plan if you are not admitted to professional schoo

Pre-Health Advisors

Request Pre-Health Tracking Code

Contact for Current Students 

Undergraduate Academic
Student Affairs
Natural Science Building
288 Farm Lane, Room 108
East Lansing, MI 48824

Email: natsci.prehealth@msu.edu
Phone: (517) 355-4470

Schedule an Appointment

Contact for Alumni and MSU Graduates

Please call (517) 355-4470 to schedule a Pre-Health Appointment

Follow us on Instagram @msu_prehealth and visit the Pre-Health Student Blog!

Contact for Prospective Students

Gabby Wahla, M.A.
Undergraduate Recruitment Coordinator
Email: natsci.explore@msu.edu  
Phone: 517-355-4470