Leave of Absence

Students may, under exceptional circumstances, be granted a Leave of Absence (LOA) from medical school. Any such LOA granted shall be solely within the discretion of UNMC based upon the merits of the request, evaluated on a case-by-case basis. The student who is considering a request for LOA should discuss this request with his or her academic advisor, and with the Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs. 

The following guidelines apply to all requests for LOA:

Policy Source Approved
Leave of Absence Student Evaluation Committee 12/05/1995