Academic Policies and Procedures

M.D. Handbook (PDF)  The M.D. Program Handbook is a resource for medical students, faculty, and staff, and includes information on policies, topics, and issues that are relevant to the UWSOM medical education program.

Academic Policies for the MD Degree  Academic Policies for the M.D. Degree is an updated and revised compilation of the relevant policies for the University of Washington School of Medicine’s undergraduate medical education program leading to the awarding of the Doctor of Medicine degree.

Academic Progress  Academic progress is governed by Academic Affairs within the School of Medicine.

USMLE and Your Medical School Training

Compliance There are multiple areas of compliance that are required for each medical student.

What to do in the event of occupational exposure to blood/body fluid.

Name and Address Changes  The process for name and address changes are outlined here.​​