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Application Information for 2022-2023 Patient Care Phase

Before you apply, watch the 2021 Intro to Patient Care Phase recording and the 2020 Q&A session recording.

Why choose the Olympia LIC?

Application Timeline

  • June 7, 2021:  Application available HERE
  • July 6, 2021:  Application closes 
  • July 8, 2021: You will be contacted to schedule a 15-minute interview 
  • July 15 / July 19 / July 22:  Interviews held via Zoom
  • July 28, 2021:  Acceptance notifications sent
  • August 4, 2021:  Decision to participate due

Questions regarding the Olympia LIC can be directed to Dr. Devin Sawyer (torin@uw.edu) or Michelle Pelt (peltm@uw.edu).

2022-2023 Patient Care Phase Calendar

LIC Start Date: March 29, 2022

LIC End Date: (varies – see schedule below)  

February 24, 2023 (without Patient Care Phase elective)

March 10, 2023 (with Patient Care Phase 2-week elective)

March 24, 2023 (with Patient Care Phase 4-week elective)

Students may opt to register for a 2- or 4-week elective during their last four weeks of the Patient Care Phase. This elective can be in Olympia or anywhere in the WWAMI region.

2021-2022 Patient Care Phase Calendar

LIC Start Date: March 29, 2021

LIC End Dates: (varies – see schedule below)

February 25, 2022 (without Patient Care Phase elective)

March 11, 2022 (with Patient Care Phase 2-week elective)

March 25, 2022 (with Patient Care Phase 4-week elective)

Students may opt to register for a 2- or 4-week elective during their last four weeks of the Patient Care Phase. This elective can be in Olympia or anywhere in the WWAMI region.