Helpful Information for Students
The administration, faculty, and staff of Atlantic University School of Medicine welcome your interest in our academic programs. The choice of a medical university is always one of great excitement and, within these Website pages, we hope to answer many of your questions and assist you in the decision-making process. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you have and our student information team will be more than happy to respond to you.
Student Services is a department at our medical school designed to provide you with counseling, advice, and guidance for a range of non-academic needs you may encounter while at the University. Our Student Services staff members are experts in the field of medical education and are ready to provide you with various services to help you, including assistance with student housing, student organizations, application processing, and foreign student visa information.
Furthermore, students are encouraged to participate in the many student organizations and activities available to them on our campus while not compromising academic effort and performance. A number of activities have been designed to introduce students and their families to medical school realities and to formally induct new students into the profession of medicine. Students attend sessions devoted to the myriad of services available to them and essential to their medical school experience. Also provided will be general information regarding financial aid, public safety, and health care career opportunities, among other topics.
Upon matriculation, first-year medical students attend orientation activities which take place over several days. First and second-year students are brought together to meet their peers and to hear an overview of the class demographics. Convocation was created to be a “solemn and celebratory” ceremony, mirroring graduation in format and significance. Convocation emphasizes the themes of:
- Service to Others
Contact us when you are interested in learning more about our application process for new students. Our organizations and services are available to support students coming to our university from across the United States, India, and Pakistan.