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M.D. Program

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Medical student policies


The UC Davis Medical Student Handbook is an official web-based document on policies of the UC Davis School of Medicine. Policies and information contained in this publication and website are subject to change without notice and do not constitute a contract between the medical student and the UC Davis School of Medicine. Students should note that the faculty of the medical school has the right to amend the School’s bylaws and regulations at any time by using the procedure set forth in the UC Davis School of Medicine’s Bylaws and Regulations.

The polices contained in Medical Student Policies Handbook are in accordance with general University of California and UC Davis School of Medicine rules and regulations and are applicable to all medical students during the course of their medical school education.

Students are responsible for knowing medical school policies and procedures. When necessary, students should verify any information about curriculum requirements, teaching facilities, by-laws, rules, regulations and policies, procedures or other information with the Office of Medical Education. The Handbook does not contain detailed information specific to the medical school curriculum, individual courses and content.

The Handbook can be downloaded and printed from the website by clicking here or on the link above.