Medical Student Policies

Below please find the Guidelines and Policies for medical students at UCSF. The Guidelines represent the Deans' recommended approaches to the items below based on their years of experience. Each Guideline also includes instructions for how to request a different approach based on individual circumstances. The Policies section features the regulatory mandates that students need to follow for institutional and/or compliance reasons. Unless otherwise indicated, all UCSF Medical Student Policies also apply to UCSF medical students who are conducting their learning at regional campuses.

Please also refer to our Institutional Policies, Admissions PoliciesFaculty Policies, and Technology Policies

All students must comply with the School of Medicine's policy for Technical Standards for Admission, Promotion, Retention, and Graduation

Policies

I. Learning Environment
II. Curriculum Policies: General (including assessment)
III. Curriculum Policies: Foundations 1 Bridges
IV. Curriculum Policies: Clinical Studies and Foundations 2 (Years 3 and 4)
V. Research & Scholarship Policies
VI. Student Life
VII. Other Guidelines

I. Learning Environment Policies

II. Curriculum Policies: General (including assessment)

III. Curriculum Policies: Foundations 1 Bridges

IV. Curriculum Policies: Clinical Studies and Foundations 2 (Years 3 and 4)

V. Research & Scholarship Policies

VI. Student Life

VII. Other Guidelines