Office of Academic Support
Office of Academic Support:
Office of Academic Support is a facility where students have academic assistance and resources available to them.
Academic Assistance Programs include:
- Supplemental Instruction
- Small Study Groups
- Books in medical content areas;
- Programs for reading improvement;
- Assistance with writing personal statements and resumes.
The primary goal of this office is to assist students in achieving academic success by providing academic support and assistance. The major function of the office is to develop and coordinate comprehensive, educational and academic support matched to the specific needs of students.
Preparation for Medical Board Exams is key and critical to the academic success and progression of students. Academic counseling and resources in preparation for Step 1 and Step 2 USMLE Exams is available. The directors of the office collaborate with the Office of Student Affairs and Counseling and Support Services to provide an onsite KUMC Board Preparation Program.
By providing appropriate intervention at various levels, we are committed to helping each student become well-prepared, culturally competent physicians.