Medical students from other institutions in their final year of medical school may apply to take an elective at UTMB through the Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS). Please note that the VSAS service is only available to medical students enrolled at U.S. LCME or COCA accredited schools. If you are an international student, please refer to the link below (or email UTMB Enrollment Services at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Should you need additional information not found on the VSAS website, please call us at (409) 772-1215, or email us at email@example.com.
(Note: UTMB only accepts medical students in their final year of school. Also, Students in Fifth Pathway programs are not eligible to participate in electives as Visiting Medical Students.)
Note: If you are an international student applying to take an elective at UTMB, your institution must have a current affiliation with UTMB. We only accept medical students in their final year of school. Also, students in Fifth Pathway programs are not eligible to participate in electives as visiting medical students.
If you are an international student and attend an affiliated institution, please click here.
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