From orientation to graduation, the Office of Student Affairs is available to assist you in your journey through medical school. Our mission is to foster a positive medical school culture for students, one that enhances and supports learning in a safe and caring environment.
We offer various opportunities to grow as a person and professional. Whether it's assuming a position with student council, starting an interest group or club, playing on our championship intramural teams, volunteering with a local organization, or participating in summer research, the Office of Student Affairs encourages and offers abundant ways to enhance your academic, social, and personal experience during medical school. We also connect students with several departments across the Zucker School of Medicine so that you can gain access to important academic and career resources, including the ability to cultivate relationships with mentors who can provide a wealth of experience, insight, and guidance as you transition from medical training to a medical career.
Throughout your education, the Office of Student Affairs works to provide a welcoming environment, timely and accurate advising, programs designed to enhance professional development, and celebrations of major milestones in medical school careers. We are here to serve your needs in the many aspects of life as a student at the Zucker School of Medicine.
About Student Life
Student Life at the Zucker School of Medicine is supported by the Office of Student Affairs, Zucker Student Council and over 50 active student organizations. Medical students have the option of getting involved in many of these organizations throughout their time in medical school.
Student Support Services
Office of Academic Success helps students succeed in medical school,
Office of Career Advising supports a longitudinal advising process,
Promoting an Environment for Respectful Culture.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
ODEI is deeply committed to promoting diversity and sustaining a climate of inclusion.
Office of Student Finance is dedicated to assisting you in obtaining the funds necessary to finance your medical education
Office of Student Records manages and maintains all academic records of all active and former medical students
Student Health Insurance
The School of Medicine is required to ensure students have a certain level of health insurance coverage while enrolled in medical school.
All policies that affect students and faculty of the Zucker School of Medicine, but do not involve patient care, are approved by the President of the University.