MS4 Class Information – Nov. 16, 2023

It’s time to preference for Non-Permission Explore & Focus courses!

Attention MS4 students who have expanded and plan to graduate in June 2025: Submit your E&F clerkship preferences for non-permission courses using eValue Optimization Scheduling (EVOS) before the deadline.

EVOS is an automated process that simultaneously considers your clerkship preferences, your classmates’ clerkship preferences, and site availability to create the best possible E&F schedules for everyone.

Preferencing for non-permission courses opened: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2023

 Preferencing for non-permission courses closes: Monday, Nov. 27, 2023, at 10 a.m. AK, 11 a.m., PT, Noon MT.

This is not first-come, first-served course selection. It does not matter when you enter and submit your preferences as long as you do so within the timeframe above.

All the information you need – including preferencing preparation, how to enter preferences, when and where to get help, and lots of FAQs – is at under the E&F Scheduling section.

Need help or have questions? Come to one of our drop-in Registration Office Hours Check your email for the Zoom link.

All sessions are an hour and start at 5 p.m. AK, 6 p.m. PT, 7 p.m. MT:

  • TODAY, Thursday, Nov. 16
  • Monday, Nov. 20
  • Tuesday, Nov. 21

Happy preferencing!

Deadline is Dec. 7 for Students to Service Loan Repayment Program

The 2024 National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service (S2S) Loan Repayment Program (LRP)  application cycle is open. Medical students in their final year of school can receive awards up to $120,000 in exchange for a three-year commitment providing primary care services at NHSC-approved sites in high-need rural and other provider shortage areas. This year, they have added an additional $40,000 supplement for medical students who commit to providing OB/GYN services in a maternity care target area. Learn more and apply by Dec. 7, 2023.

For more information, see the Students to Service website.

In case you missed it, here is the previous newsletter for MS4s.

Have a wonderful week!