Visiting Medical Students

Month-long electives are available to qualified, active medical students, and are given on a first come, first served basis, coordinated through the office of student affairs to other universities.

Domestic & Affiliated International Students

All monthly visiting rotations are arranged online, on a first come, first served basis at the following website.

View the visiting student application.

View the visiting student elective catalogue.

International Students

Step 1

Please determine your affiliation status by checking if your school has an exchange program with Columbia University Medical Center. See the list of affiliated schools.

Step 2

Affiliated students please follow procedures described above under "Domestic & Affiliated International Medical Students".

View the instructions for non-affiliated students. Please feel free to contact our department to answer any remaining questions.


Emerita Verdejo, LMSW, LSW, IIC
Director of Education
Department of Neurology
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
Phone: 212-305-1338
Fax: 212-305-6978