Medical School Records and Registration

Independent Study Requests

Students may earn a maximum of 12 weeks of independent study credit.

Forms

Note: there is a maximum of 12 weeks of independent study credit (total) allowed over Years 3 & 4. This limit includes Medical Spanish and EKG Self Study. This limit does not include ASP Projects.

Proposal Timelines

  • No later than 5 weeks before start date: meet with independent study faculty sponsor
  • No later than 4 weeks before start date: finalize project and get signature of faculty sponsor. Send signed proposal to Dr. Mello. Dr. Mello will send the approved proposal to AMS Records & Registration.
  • 2 weeks before start date: check Oasis to make sure the independent study is on your schedule
  • No later than 12 weeks before start date: meet with independent study faculty sponsor 
  • 8-10 weeks before start date: finalize project and get signature of faculty sponsor. Send signed proposal to Dr.Mello. If applicable, submit a safety planto ITRAC (see form) 
  • 4 weeks before start date: check Oasis to make sure the course is on your schedule.
  • 3 weeks before start date: finalize project and send the completed proposal form to Dr. George. Once approved, Dr. George will send the proposal to AMS Records & Registration.
  • 1 week before start date: check Oasis to make sure the course is on your schedule. 
  • 3 weeks before start date: finalize project and send the completed proposal form to Dr. George. Once approved, Dr. George will send the proposal to AMS Records & Registration.
  • 1 week before start date: check Oasis to make sure the course is on your schedule.