Student Affairs

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The Office of Student Affairs supports students during medical school and into their careers. The Deans of Student Affairs provide personal, academic, and professional guidance for their students throughout all four years. We facilitate tutorial assistance, disability accommodations, certifications and scheduling and registrar functions. We provide career advising services and support all aspects of the residency match process. Our office organizes and participates in all major events such as orientation, White Coat Ceremony, Transition to Clinical Care, Match Day, and graduation.
Our office is located on the 3rd floor of the Claude Moore Medical Education Building and the Deans of Student Affairs are available at all times including nights and weekends.

Learning Communities

Our innovative learning communities approach provides longitudinal-support, mentoring, and curricular structures that help students succeed.

Student Wellness

The UVA School of Medicine provides a wellness-centered learning environment with a focus on caring for your body, mind, and spirit.

Career Advising

Career advising helps students understand how personal preferences, values, and goals will affect career choices in medical and surgical specialties.

Student Advocacy

The School of Medicine is committed to promoting and supporting a safe, welcoming, and professional learning environment for all students.

UVA School of Medicine Student Experiences

Our diverse student body brings together many different perspectives, strengthening classroom discussions and study group sessions. Enjoy this selection of personal experiences.