Electives are scheduled in the spring of the third year, and are sometimes taken late in the third year. Students schedule electives with the Office of Student Affairs.
The three-step United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) takes place in the third and fourth year. Learn about USMLE scheduling and logistics.
Most subinternships are scheduled in the last few rotation months of the third year or in the fourth year.
The clerkship scheduling program, MedHub, works to maximize the chances that the majority of students will get one of their top schedule choices, but this is not guaranteed.