Student Academic Support Services

Student Academic Assistance Services, offered by the Office of Medical Education, promotes the retention and advancement of UT Southwestern Medical Center students through the curriculum, using a variety of support services, including:

  • Academic advising and counseling
  • Learning skills assessment and development
  • Referral assistance
  • Remedial advisement
  • Special courses (subject reviews, learning skills seminars)
  • Stress management skills development
  • Student outreach activities
  • Support for students with disabilities
  • Tutoring
  • USMLE preparation and advisement (individual consultations, planning seminars, and remediation assistance for second-year medical students)

Academic assistance services are available for students in UT Southwestern’s Medical School, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and School of Health Professions.