Visiting Medical Student (U.S.)


Eligiblity Criteria

  • visit from an LCME accredited medical school.
  • currently in the 4th year of medical school.
  • proficient in the English language.
  • completed all core clerkship rotations (medicine, surgery, ob-gyn, peds, & psychiatry).

Length of Visitation

  • The application must include the student's desired timeframe and area of interest.


  • A UChicago Medicine faculty member must agree to sponsor the student's visit (sponsorship means that the faculty member will oversee the work of the student and evaluate their performance.


  • Provide a letter of good-standing (no more than one page in length) from their medical school, including a school seal.
  • Show proof of current hospitalization insurance coverage.
  • Provide proof of current malpractice coverage (not less than $1 million per incident/$3 million aggregate).


  • Click here to complete, sign and submit the proper forms a minimum of 6 weeks in advance: Pritzker Visiting Students.
  • Complete the Student Care Center's Immunization Form and provide proof of immunity to measles, mumps, ruebella, hepatitis B, varicella, tetanus and tuberculosis certified by a health care official.
  • If approved the student will need to complete the Medical Center's HIPAA training upon arrival.