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Visiting Students

Upstate Medical University accepts visiting students only from Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) accredited medical schools and Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) accredited medical schools. 

On a limited basis, students enrolled in non-LCME accredited or non-COCA accredited medical schools will be accepted only when an affiliation has been formalized between the two schools. The affiliation agreement must be approved by the Registrar and the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Medical Education at Upstate Medical University and will be restricted to programs with which Upstate Medical University has a meaningful relationship.

To be eligible to attend Upstate Medical University as a visiting student, you must:

Our course offerings and course dates are available in our Course Selection Book

Upstate participates as a host institution in the Visiting Student Learning Opportunities (VSLO) of the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC). To apply to Upstate, please submit your application through VSLO.