WELCOME TO THE UAB SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
We're excited you'll be joining us this fall! This page has a ton of information you need as a pre-matriculating student. Please read everything carefully, and if you can't find something, or have a question, just ask.
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- The Pre-Matriculation Checklist is a series of compliance activities students must complete before they will be allowed to matriculate.
- The deadline for completion is July 1.
- MD/PhD students have an earlier Student Health Clearance deadline of June 1, 2017 in addition to the July 1, 2017 pre-matriculation deadline.
- Students who have not completed the checklist by July 1 may be assessed a non-compliance fee; have their admission deferred for a year; or have their admission offer rescinded.
- A copy of the checklist can be found here.
Important 2017 Dates for Incoming Students
- July 1: Pre-Matriculation 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this date may be assessed a non-compliance fee; have their admission deferred for a year; or have their admission offer rescinded.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.