Affiliated students are non-UMMC students enrolled at external academic institutions who engage in learning experiences at UMMC to meet course requirements for their external academic programs. They are affiliated with UMMC for an academic semester or a portion of an academic semester to meet specific course objectives. Affiliated students are supported with current, binding affiliation agreements between UMMC and the external academic institutions and programs.
To inquire about current affiliation agreements between UMMC and other institutions, contact the Office of Academic Affiliations.
Instructions for affiliated programs and affiliated students can be found below.
To request an affiliated placement at UMMC per academic semester, the program coordinator at the affiliated school must submit a formal request to the Office of Academic Affiliations between 4 to 8 weeks prior to the start of the rotation. This is considered the affiliated school and program's attestation that the individual is a student currently enrolled in the affiliated school and program and meets all UMMC requirements for affiliated students. Affiliated instructors who accompany affiliated students on UMMC's campus must also meet and complete all requirements.
The affiliated school program coordinator must do the following each semester to request placement for affiliated students (and affiliated instructors who accompany students on campus):
Upon receiving notification of approval to participate as an affiliated student/instructor at UMMC, he or she must do the following each semester before starting the rotation:
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