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M.D. Program

M.D. Program

Participation in extracurricular activities policy

Definition

  • Extracurricular activities are those activities linked to the School of Medicine but occurring outside of School hours (after coursework ends and over the weekends). 
  • Extracurricular activities include medical and professional positions held by students representing the School.
  • Minimal extracurricular responsibilities may be approved by the Deans of Student Affairs or Medical Education.

Criteria for restriction of extracurricular activities

  • Students on academic warning and probation,
  • Students identified as at risk students (see Chart 1).

Duration

  • The restriction of extracurricular activities will extend 1 block or quarter beyond successful remediation or successful performance (in the instance of marginal performers) to ensure that academic success is maintained