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.