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VSAS and Visiting Students

The 2021 visiting student application cycle will be following the guidance of the Coalition for Physician Accountability recommendations, released on January 25, 2021.  As such, applications will not open until April 15, and visiting rotations will begin no earlier than August.

U.S. Students from LCME-accredited schools must apply to visit our program through the Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS) for the current academic year. Applications may be submitted through VSAS starting on April 15. 

For more information on VSAS, please visit www.aamc.org/vsas or contact VSAS at vsas@aamc.org or (202) 478-9878. 

For more information on our Oklahoma City visiting student electives, please contact Hannah Miller Leftwich at (405) 271-2316 or hannah-leftwich@ouhsc.edu.

Visiting Student Requirements

Visiting students are required to provide proof of the following:

  • Verification of Current Immunizations
  • Personal Health Insurance
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification
  • Verification of a passing score on the United States Medical Licensing Exam - Step 1 or Step 1 of COMLEX.  

Upon accepting the VSAS elective rotation offer students must agree to read, accept and comply with the following required policies:

Visiting Student Policy
Student Health Requirements Policy
Post Exposure Care and Treatment Policy
Students Absences Policy
Students from International Affiliates Policy
Students Responsibility and Rights Policy
Medical Student Mistreatment Policy
Emergency Communication System Registration
Student Confidentiality Agreement
Guidelines for the Teacher Learner Relationship