Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University uses the AAMC’s Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS), to process visiting student applications.
Einstein will begin accepting applications starting April 15 for the next academic year that begins the first week of June. A paper application is available for students who do not have access to VSAS.
Qualified students from U.S. Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) accredited medical schools may be accommodated in those electives, based on availability. Albert Einstein does not accept international students who are not formally approved to participate in the Exchange Programs or students from non-accredited LCME medical schools into the Visiting Student Electives program.
**Visiting students may participate in up to a maximum of 12 weeks during the academic year.
**All applications will be considered in the order received on a first come, first serve basis.
**Visiting students must adhere to the set rotation/module dates that have been set for the academic year.
**Einstein does not provide housing for visiting students.
Einstein does not allow any visiting student to participate in a our degree required Third Year Clerkships or the Fourth Year degree required Sub-Internship, Neurology or Ambulatory courses.
Please review the Quick Links for further information regarding rotation dates, course descriptions, application and eligibility requirements.
Questions regarding VSAS and 4th Year Electives please contact:
Melanie Woods, Assistant Registrar
Students interested in applying for electives at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center must submit an application to:
- Long Island Jewish Medical Center
125 Community Drive
Great Neck, New York 11021
Website: North Shore-LIJ
Students interested in applying for elective at the Beth Israel Medical Center should contact:
- Marvia Alston
Manager Medical Students
Beth Israel Medical Center
First Avenue at 16th Street
20th Floor, Baird Hall - RM 56
New York, NY 10003
Office Phone: 212.420.2058
Website: Beth Israel Medical Center