On this web page you will find a variety of Bryn Mawr College forms required by the Health Professions Advising Office for the application process to health professional schools.
Guidelines for writing your autobiography for the medical, dental and veterinary school application process. (Please note: This form is for those apply to begin graduate study in fall 2016. If you are applying to begin your program in fall 2017, please visit the "Resources" section of this website for the new form.)
The purpose of the autobiography is for applicants to reflect upon the motivation for a career in the health professions and to share important information with the prehealth advisor about the academic, extracurricular, and service activities. Oftentimes the autobiography can serve as a springboard for writing the application essays. The autobiography is only for the prehealth advisor; it is not shared with anyone else on campus or sent to professional schools.
Recommendation Request Form
Applicants must give a signed copy of this form to all recommenders, and the recommender must return a signed copy of the form along with a signed recommendation letter on letterhead to the Office of Health Professions Advising. Letters of recommendation for medical and dental school are due by June 1 of the application year.
Recommenders list for those applying for fall 2016 admission to health professions schools. (Please note: If you are applying to begin graduate study in fall 2017, you will be able to find the form in the "Resources" section of this website on March 1, 2016.)
Applicants must return a signed copy of this form to the Health Professions Advising Office by June 1 of the application year. Prehealth committee letters cannot be sent to health professional schools unless a signed copy of this form has been received.
Medical Schools List (Please note: If you are applying to begin graduate study in fall 2017, you will be able to find the form in the "Resources" section of this website on March 1, 2016.)
Applicants need to complete this form and email it to the Prehealth Advisor after they submit their primary medical school application (AMCAS, AACOMAS and/or TMDSAS).