Undergraduate / Student Shadowing Program


Please visit the Volunteer Office to inquire about opportunities to shadow in one of the areas mentioned below. Please note, processing time is a minimum of 6 weeks:

  • Career Shadowing (length: 2 hours to 1 day)
  • Clinical Shadowing (length: at the discretion of the sponsoring clinician)
  • Pre-Medical Student Shadowing
  • Clinical Profession Student Rotation
  • download an applicaiton by clicking here. All paperwork must be submitted to and is processed by the Volunteer Office.

If you are interested in visiting our program, you must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • be a student currently enrolled in your fourth year of medical school
  • be a resident currently enrolled in a residency program
  • hold a valid medical license in another state or country

For information about the Clinical Excellence Shadowing Program for undergraduates only, please email mburla@uchicago.edu