Student Affairs

Transition to Residency

Transition to Residency Course Requirements

There are a total of 44 units required during the Transition to Residency period. 

In summary, the requirements include:

4 weeks Core Subinternship (sub-I)
4 weeks Emergency Medicine - EMD 845
4 weeks Surgical Subspecialty
4 weeks Application of the Basic Sciences - MED 840
28 units Elective - of which 16 must be Clinical
 
Optional:

Away Rotations (limit on Away Electives is 20 units - This does not include Phoenix)
Local electives
Phoenix rotations
Research

Transition to Residency Course Scheduling

You can find currently available electives in OASIS.

Students must adhere to the 14 day notice add/drop policy for scheduling changes in Year 4; thus, planning your schedule carefully will ensure that you both meet the graduation requirements and stay on track in your career path.​