MCAT 2018 Test Dates, Score Release Date, Registration Date, MCAT important Dates
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) conducts Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) for the students willing to get admission to medical schools in the United State, Canada, Australia, and the Caribbean Islands. It is a computer-based standardized examination designed to judge an aspirant’s problem solving, written skill, critical thinking, and acquaintance of scientific concepts and principles.
The AAMC is responsible to conduct MCAT test multiple times in a year at several test cities throughout the United States and Canada and in selected locations throughout the world. Almost all medical schools located in the Unites State and Canada requires MCAT scores to offer admissions into health science programmes.
MCAT 2018 Test Dates and Score Release Date
|MCAT 2018 Test Date (Starts at 8 AM)||Date for Releasing Score|
|Friday, January 19, 2018||Friday, February 23, 2018|
|Saturday, January 20, 2018||Friday, February 23, 2018|
|Thursday, January 25, 2018||Tuesday, February 27, 2018|
|Saturday, March 24, 2018||Tuesday, May 1, 2018|
|Friday, April 6, 2018||Tuesday, May 8, 2018|
|Friday, April 20, 2018||Tuesday, May 22, 2018|
|Saturday, April 21, 2018||Tuesday, May 22, 2018|
|Saturday, May 5, 2018||Tuesday, June 5, 2018|
|Friday, May 18, 2018||Tuesday, June 19, 2018|
|Saturday, May 19, 2018||Tuesday, June 19, 2018|
|Thursday, May 24, 2018||Tuesday, June 26, 2018|
|Friday, June 1, 2018||Tuesday, July 3, 2018|
|Saturday, June 2, 2018||Tuesday, July 3, 2018|
|Saturday, June 16, 2018||Tuesday, July 17, 2018|
|Friday, June 29, 2018||Tuesday, July 31, 2018|
|Saturday, June 30, 2018||Tuesday, July 31, 2018|
|Saturday, July 7, 2018||Tuesday, August 7, 2018|
|Friday, July 20, 2018||Tuesday, August 21, 2018|
|Saturday, July 21, 2018||Tuesday, August 21, 2018|
|Tuesday, July 24, 2018||Thursday, August 23, 2018|
|Friday, August 3, 2018||Wednesday, September 5, 2018|
|Saturday, August 4, 2018||Wednesday, September 5, 2018|
|Thursday, August 9, 2018||Tuesday, September 11, 2018|
|Friday, August 10, 2018||Tuesday, September 11, 2018|
|Saturday, August 18, 2018||Tuesday, September 18, 2018|
|Friday, August 31, 2018||Tuesday, October 2, 2018|
|Saturday, September 1, 2018||Tuesday, October 2, 2018|
|Saturday, September 8, 2018||Tuesday, October 9, 2018|
|Tuesday, September 18, 2018||Tuesday, October 23, 2018|
|Wednesday, September 19, 2018||Tuesday, October 23, 2018|
MCAT Registration Dates 2018
Aspirants can register themselves online for MCAT test 2018. They need to create an AAMC account by providing personal details such as full name, gender and email ID. Once the account is created successfully, candidates may use the login credentials for the registration and maintaining the account for future correspondence. After a successful registration, the candidate will receive an email confirmation along with details of his/her appointment. It is required to register for the exam minimum 60 days before the exam.
How much does it cost to register for the MCAT?
It is very important to know the registration process and fee if you are willing to apply for MCAT 2018. Or else, it may be lengthy and expensive. It is a frequently asked query- How much does it cost to register for the MCAT? Well, so have a look on the details given:
|ZONE||Last Date||REGISTRATION FEE (W/ FAP)||RESCHEDULE FEE (W/ FAP)||CANCELLATION REFUND (W/ FAP)|
|Gold||If applying at least one month or more prior to the MCAT test||$305
|Silver||If applying three to four week before the MCAT test||$305
|There will be No Refund|
|Bronze||If applying one to two week before the MCAT test||$355
|There will be No Rescheduling||There will be No Refund|
MCAT Test Locations 2018
The MCAT test is conducted at hundred locations belong to the United State and Canada along with other locations in Asia, Europe, Africa, The Middle East and Australia.
Frequently Asked Questions (MCAT 2018)
Am I Eligible to Appear in MCAT Test 2018?
A candidate is allowed to appear for MCAT 2018 if he/she is willing to apply to a health professions school, which includes:
- D.O.-granting programs
- M.D.-granting programs
- Podiatric (D.P.M)
- Veterinary medicine (D.V.M)
- Other health-related program accepting MCAT score.
At the time of registration, you will be required to provide a statement confirming your intent to apply to a health professions school
Eligibility for Internationals Students
The authority hasn’t notified any additional eligibility for international examinees. In case you are in or have an MBBS degree then you are permitted to register for MCAT exam.
How many times can one appear in MCAT Test?
AAMC has introduced an attempt limit for appearing in MCAT exam in 2015:
- Single testing year- up to three times;
- Two consecutive-year period- up to four times;
- Lifetime- Maximum seven times;
Is it possible to rescore my MCAT exam?
If you are not satisfied with your score then you may request to the authority for the same. The authority will send you the result of rescoring in written. The response will show either your original scores were correct or the updated scores.