Learn how to build relationships with mentors, make time to explore all your medical career options, manage your finances, take care of your physical and mental health, and more.
Transfer Policies of U.S. Medical Schools
Read each U.S. medical schools transfer policies.
Tips for Surviving Medical School
FIRST Financial Aid Fact Sheets
Read these short articles about common financial aid topics important to pre-med students, current students, and residents. For a printer-friendly version of a fact sheet, please contact FIRST.
Taking a Break from Your Medical Education
Some medical students need to interrupt their medical education to accommodate educational goals or special circumstances. Knowing how to handle a leave of absence is important, so carefully consider the ramifications of how a break in your education may delay graduation or other milestones within your career.
Summer Makeup Course Directory
The Summer Makeup Course Directory lists opportunities for summer course work at U.S. medical schools accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
Ask the Experts: Finding and Working With a Mentor
Learn from a medical school advisor and a resident about the importance of having a mentor as you navigate your medical education.