The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville


Medical Student Education

Visiting Medical Students

Guidelines The University of Tennessee, College of Medicine has elective opportunities available at its sites in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Nashville, and Jackson for students from other medical schools.

To be eligible for consideration, students must meet the following criteria:


Application Process

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center will be using VSAS, the Visiting Student Application Service, to receive visiting student applications for the 2013-14 academic year for all campus locations. Applications may be submitted thru VSAS starting on May 1. Completed applications MUST be submitted and received before availability of slots will be discussed. Applications must be submitted at least 8 weeks prior to the desired rotation dates.

To apply, please complete and submit your VSAS application for your preferred electives and dates. Please upload your photograph, CV, immunization form, and transcript into VSAS. USMLE Step I or COMLEX score should be uploaded as a supplemental document in VSAS. For questions or additional information about VSAS, please visit www.aamc.org/vsas or contact VSAS at vsas@aamc.org or (202)478-9878.

Visiting Student Housing

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, Knoxville campus does not provide housing for visiting medical students. It is the student's responsibility to secure their housing. Information on affordable, monthly rentals can be obtained from the Office of Student Affairs.

For additional information or questions about our visiting student electives, please contact The Office of Medical Student Education.




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