We look forward to welcoming you to Providence. First-year orientation begins Wednesday, August 7, 2013. For a full schedule of events and further information please review the Student Affairs site.
Alpert Medical School Information
Requirements for the Admissions Office
The Office of Admissions requires an official copy of your final academic transcript prior to your enrollment in The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. You must send us an official transcript to the Office of Admissions no later than August 1, 2013. Please do not send facsimile or electronic copies. If you will not have final grades until the end of a summer term, please notify admissions for special arrangements. Note: If your AMCAS application included your final transcript information, you do not need to send this again.
Where Are You?
If you will be traveling this summer, it is important that you update your address and other contact information on the Self Service Banner website (after June 4, 2013 ) in order to ensure timely receipt of mailings and other correspondence from Alpert Medical School.
All students in MD2017 will be required to purchase an iPad. Please visit the Apple Store using the link below to view the suggested models.
We anticipate that all of you will be bringing a laptop (or desktop) with you as well with which your iPad can sync. iPads can sync with both PCs and Macs using iTunes, an application that you can download for free from Apple's website.
There is a parking garage adjacent to the medical school building. There is a fee associated with parking in the garage. You may contact the Transportation office directly with questions and application information.
There is ample bike storage and shuttle service running to and from the medical school from various locations on campus and the hospitals.
Student Health Insurance
It is important that Brown University students have access to comprehensive medical care while enrolled at Brown. Please review the Brown University Office of Insurance and Risk website for student health insurance information.