Student Handbook

University of Nevada School of Medicine

This handbook is a reference for medical students and others seeking information concerning the formal administrative policies, rules and regulations of the University of Nevada School of Medicine (UNSOM). In addition, this Student Handbook contains procedural policies for areas such as academic and professional standards, progress and promotion, financial aid, student organizations, student health and disability insurance, academic and personal counseling, and student health. Nothing in this document constitutes a contract or creates a contractual obligation on the part of UNSOM. The school reserves the right to interpret and apply its policies and procedures, and to deviate from these guidelines, as appropriate in the particular circumstances and in accordance with the missions and goals of UNSOM. Every student enrolled at UNSOM is accountable for reading, understanding and abiding by the regulations listed in this handbook as well as the general Rules and Regulations of the University as set forth by the University of Nevada, Reno.

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