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2021 SOM MD Hybrid Orientation
– MD Program
July 7 – 9, 2021

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  • How do I access the All Schools Online Orientation?

    You will receive an official email regarding your All Schools Online Orientation from The Office of Student Life. This email will include a link to the Online Orientation and instructions on how to log in. If you have any technical issues while completing the All Schools Online Orientation, please contact Student Life at or (409) 772-1996.

  • How do I get an ID Badge?

    We hope to have badges distributed on Friday, July 9 during orientation. Until you receive your UTMB badge, please make sure to have proper identification on you at all times while on the UTMB campus.

  • When are we taking our photos for our badges

    All ID photos will be taken on Wednesday, July 7 during orientation. You will receive an email from Ms. Valerie Carmichael with your photo shoot schedule.

  • What is the first course in the curriculum?

    Mindfully, Evolving, Thriving, and Advocating (META) is the first course in the curriculum.

  • When does META start?

    META orientation will take place virtually on July 12th. Be on the lookout for more information to arrive via email from the course coordinators.

  • Will META be online or in-person?

    The course will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual learning.