Motivate MD Services

Learn what the next steps are after you purchase essay reviews, interview prep, and/or advising.

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Immediately after you purchase any Motivate MD package, you will receive a confirmation email along with the next steps to take. The sections below outline those next steps. 

*If you don’t receive the confirmation email within 5 minutes of your purchase, please check your “Spam” folder. If you still don’t see the email, call or text us here: 917-994-0765. 

First things first, let’s make sure your push notifications are turned on for The PreMed App. If you don’t have your push notifications turned on then you won’t know when the team messages you regarding the service you purchased.

Push Notifications

You will be asked if you want to receive notifications when you download the app. You will see something like this:

If you don’t remember seeing this pop-up or you pressed “Don’t Allow” initially, that’s okay! You can go into your phone’s “Settings” and turn on the app’s notifications. See below:

Within the app you can decide what you are notified about. 

Essay Reviews

If you don’t already have a PreMed App account, you will be instructed to make one within your confirmation email. Once you have created your PreMed App account, you will then send a message to “The Editors”.

Step 1

After you sign into the app, you will navigate to your messages. 

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Step 2

Compose a new message

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Step 3

Before you do anything, be sure to click the “To:” field and choose “The Editors” as the recipient. 

Step 4

Once “The Editors” are in the “To:” field, you will be able to attach the essay(s) you want reviewed. Within the subject line, be sure to put what kind of essay(s) you want reviewed along with the draft number(s). For example, “Personal Statement: Draft 1”. 

For Secondary Essay Reviews: Please always put the school’s name within the subject line. 

You are welcome to put any questions or concerns that you have about your essay within the message box that says “Write Something“. 

There are three paths to becoming a physician: MD programs, DO programs, or Caribbean programs. To accommodate this, we have highly qualified editors in each of the three categories. If you’d like your draft to be reviewed specifically by an MD medical student, DO medical student, or Caribbean medical student please state so within your message. You can also let us know if there is a specific editor that you want to work with. View all of our editors here

Once all of the necessary info is within your message, please press “Send”. From there, we will get the review sent back to you within 72 hours as an app message. Please ensure that your push notifications are turned on so you are notified when your review is finished. If you’re unsure whether or not your push notifications are turned on, go here

If it has been longer than 48 hours and you haven’t received your review, you’re welcome to reach out to Becca to ask for the status of your review. Becca can be reached at support@motivatemd.com or 917-994-0765. 

Interview Prep

If you don’t already have a PreMed App account, you will be instructed to make one within your confirmation email. Once you have created your PreMed App account, you will then send a message to “Med School Interview”.

Step 1

After you sign into the app, you will navigate to your messages. 

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Step 2

Compose a new message

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Step 3

Before you do anything, be sure to click the “To:” field and choose “Med School Interview” as the recipient. From there, you will provide the following:

  • Your availability for the session with a team member. Please remember to put your time zone. For example, “MWF from 10 am CST to 2 pm CST.” This session contains an intro and mock interview. The purpose of the “intro” is to answer any questions or concerns you have about the interview process as a whole. Please know that the wider availability you have, the better a team member will be able to match your availability.
  • Attach your personal statement and activities essays.
  • Which school you’d like the mock interview to be centered around 
  • Whether it’s an MMI mock or traditional mock interview
  • You can also request to work with a specific team member. Check out our interview prep team here

After you send the above info, you will hear back from a team member ASAP via an app message. Please ensure that your push notifications are turned on so you are notified when your interviewer messages you to confirm your session day and time. If you’re unsure whether or not your push notifications are turned on, go here.

If it’s been longer than 48 hours, please reach out to Becca at support@motivatemd.com or 917-994-0765. 

Admissions Consulting/Advising

Step 1

If you don’t already have a PreMed App account, you will be instructed to make one within your confirmation email or go here

Step 2

Check out our advisors under the “Advisors” tab on this page.

Step 3

Once you have picked who you’d like to work with, please message the “MyMentor” account via The PreMed App with the following:

  1. Address the message to the advisor you want to work with (For example: Hey Sam,).
  2. Provide your availability for the Zoom phone/video call. Please remember to include your time zone.
  3. What you’d like the session to be about (for example, your school list, the application process, any questions you have, etc.)
  4. Attach any notes that you want your advisor to look over prior to the call

Step 4

Once all the above info is provided, your advisor will message you to confirm a day and time and send you a Zoom invite.

Please ensure that your push notifications are turned on so you are notified when your advisor messages you. If you’re unsure whether or not your push notifications are turned on, go here.

If it’s been longer than 48 hours, please reach out to Becca at support@motivatemd.com or 917-994-0765. The below image shows where you will find your app messages. 

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