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What does applying early to med school mean, any way?

What does applying early to med school mean, any way?

Apply early.

It's great advice, but what does early mean?  If AMCAS opens June 1 but the deadlines aren't until October, when in this 5-month window is the sweet spot?

I've always told my students to apply the first week of June, but to see whether this was necessary, I did a little online research.