MCAT Requirement

To be considered for admission, your MCAT score must meet the minimum requirement for the applicant category you are applying.

 

Residents of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island:

Minimum TOTAL score of 499 AND a minimum score of 124 in each section.

  • Any section score of 123 or less is not eligible for application.

Residents of all other Canadian provinces and territories:

Minimum TOTAL score of 503 AND a minimum score of 124 in each section.   

  • Any section score of 123 or less is not eligible for application.

MCAT scores are eligible for five years from the date written. If, at the time of application, your scores are older than 5 years you will be required to rewrite the MCAT. 

Find out our MCAT testing date deadlines

Section 1 of the application asks you to indicate which set of MCAT scores you want used for assessment.  Scores must all be from the same test date.

MCAT Fee Assistance Program for Canadians. Application are now being accepted. Applicants who qualify will be eligible to book MCAT exams at the discounted rate, receive printed copies of the Official Guide to the MCAT Exam, Fifth Edition, and the Official MCAT Flashcards. For more information, please visit afmc.ca/mcat-fap

For the most up to date information for MCAT 2015, including preparation,  practice tests and test registration please visit the Medical College Admission Test website.

 

Changes to admission requirements

Admissions requirements are reviewed annually and the admissions requirements from previous years may not apply. Please monitor our website for up-to-date information.