by Jennifer Wilcox, former associate director of financial aid at Albany Medical College
Congratulations—you did it! You completed your undergraduate degree, MCAT, and the medical school interview process. You are now taking your first steps toward becoming a doctor. If you borrowed student loans for your undergraduate degree, however, there are a few things you need to think about before you get caught up in daydreaming about your Gross Anatomy lab, white coat ceremony, reciting the Hippocratic Oath.