University of Nebraska Medical Center

College of Medicine

The UNMC College of Medicine has specific requirements and deadlines for many of the tasks listed on the New Student Instructions page. There are also important additional steps that are required. Please examine menu below thoroughly. 

Reminder: Check your UNMC email account frequently for important onboarding information. 

Onboarding Instructions

College of Medicine Background Checks
College of Medicine students should wait until orientation week to complete a background check.
Submit Official Transcripts

Order any OFFICIAL final transcripts not already received by UNMC making sure that any degrees are posted (transcripts sent to AMCAS are NOT forwarded). 

Transcripts MUST be received by August 1. 

The transcripts can be sent to comadmissions@unmc.edu or mailed to College of Medicine Admissions, 985527 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5527. 

Student ID Badge

All students must get their ID badges before Orientation week—any time after August 1.

White Coat Orders for Ceremony
COM students will need to submit an order form to receive a White Coat for the White Coat Ceremony. Specific information on how to order and receive your White Coat can be found here.
Review Additional College of Medicine Policies
COM has policies specific to their students, and the Liaison Committee on Medical Education requires that students review those policies.  These student policies can be found online.