Visiting Student Program

Applicant Eligibility

Visiting students are eligible for electives at CUMC if they meet all the following criteria:

  1. Currently enrolled in their final year of medical school at one of the following:
    1. Ben Gurion University,
    2. International Exchange Affiliation (must be pre-approved by home school),
    3. LCME-accredited school in the US/Canada,
    4. Osteopathic school, or
    5. Sackler School of Medicine New York Program.
  2. Completed at least 4-6 core clerkships in Internal Medicine, Surgery, and 2 other specialties (including the elective specialty in which they are applying, where available).

Eligibility for specific electives is denoted in the OASIS catalog for Visiting Students.

Elective Application Instructions

All eligible visiting students will use OASIS to submit their application. Please register and follow the instructions within the application portal here. Note that requirements vary slightly depending on student level.

  • Part A: Confirmation of Eligibility
    • Register with OASIS based on your student group, and complete Steps 1-4.
  • Part B: Institutional Review
    • Required application documents include, but are not limited to: your signed Part A and Immunization form, CV, Official Transcript, Photo, and etc.
    • Decisions will be made around 4-6 weeks prior to start of desired elective month(s).

 

CUMC Visiting Student Program Application & Decision Timelines  

Application & Decision Timelines

Desired Month Opening Date Part A Submission Deadline Decisions Made (Estimate)
January 2019 11/1/18 11/15/18 Last week of Nov 2018
February 2019 11/1/18 12/14/18 mid-December 2018
March 2019 Not available to visiting students.
April 2019 Not available to visiting students.
May 2019 2/1/19 3/1/19 mid-March 2019
June 2019 2/1/19 4/1/19 mid-April 2019
July 2019 2/1/19 5/1/19 mid-May 2019
August 2019 2/1/19 6/3/19 mid-June 2019
September 2019 2/1/19 7/1/19 mid-July 2019
October 2019 2/1/19 8/1/19 mid-August 2019
November 2019 7/1/2019 9/3/19 mid-September 2019
December 2019 7/1/2019 10/1/2019 mid-October 2019

P&S Electives Schedule

Please review our UserVoice article on scheduling and start dates.

Visiting Student Catalog

Explore the Visiting Student Course Catalog on Oasis.

Visiting Student FAQ

For additional information, explore the Visiting Student Program FAQ section on Knowledge Base.

Housing at CUMC

During the busy summer months, visiting students can review housing options on or near campus using Rotating Room. Housing may also be available on-campus from October through April of each year through the CUMC Housing Office.