We're excited you'll be joining us this fall! This page has a ton of information you need as a recently admitted student. Please read everything carefully, and if you can't find something, or have a question, just ask

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Important 2017 Dates for Incoming Students

  • July 1: Admitted Student Checklist must be completed. See complete information below. Students who have not completed the checklist by this date may be assessed a non-compliance fee; have their admission deferred for a year; or have their admission offer rescinded.
  • July 24-July 28: New Student Orientation. Block 8am-5pm each day for Orientation events and activities. See complete information below.
  • Classes. For more information, visit the Undergraduate Medical Education Class Schedules page.
  • August 11: White Coat Ceremony Walk-Through, 3:15-4pm. This is required for all students planning to participate in the White Coat Ceremony. Students who do not attend the walk-through will not be allowed to participate in the White Coat Ceremony. 
  • August 12: The UAB School of Medicine Medical Alumni Association Family BBQ
    • This event is open to all new students and their families.
    • Regions Field on the evening of August 12.
    • Contact Beth Eddings in the MAA Office for complete details.
  • August 13: White Coat Ceremony, 2-4pm. See complete information below. 

New Student Orientation

  • New Student Orientation is scheduled for July 24-28. 
  • Students should block off 8am-5pm each day. Don't schedule doctor's appointments, utility hook-up appointments, etc. during this time. 
  • To see last year's schedule for Orientation 2016 here
  • The 2017 Orientation schedule will be posted here after July 1.

White Coat Weekend Activities