University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Medical Student Education

About the Handbook

The College of Medicine Student Handbook contains the policies, procedures, guidelines, rules and regulations that govern the expected roles and responsibilities of students at the UVM College of Medicine. This handbook supercedes the Rules and Regulations of the Faculty of the College of Medicine.

This online publication contains the most current information available. However, this is neither a contract nor an offer to enter into a contract. The University of Vermont College of Medicine reserves the right to modify, deviate from, or make exceptions to the provisions of the Handbook at any time, and to apply any such modifications, or make such deviation or exception applicable, to any student, without regard to date of application, admission, or enrollment. The College of Medicine reserves the right to interpret the meaning of all rules and regulations and make the final decision in all cases. Every student is responsible for knowledge of the regulations and information contained in this Student Handbook, as well as for changes promulgated by the College of Medicine as addenda to this Handbook. This website supersedes all previous editions of the Student Handbook.

A Message from
Dr. Christa Zehle

The University Of Vermont College Of Medicine has a reputation of attracting bright, talented, and motivated students from all over the country. I am so excited that they have chosen to become a part of our medical community and I look forward to working with them throughout their medical education. The College of Medicine is committed to providing our students with a supportive academic environment to help them be successful in becoming a physician.

Christa Zehle, M.D.
Associate Dean for Students

Dr. Christa Zehle

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