Ochsner Cohort Optional Elective Application


Ochsner students must submit this online application to request approval from OCS Administration, regardless of whether it is at Ochsner or an away location.

  • Please refer to the Optional Elective Guidelines.
  • You must be in academic good standing, have no misconduct issues, and have a passing score on USMLE Step 1 to complete an Optional Elective.
  • Complete the entire section that pertains to you. Missing information will prolong approval of your application.
  • For placements within Ochsner, students are to submit this application and not directly contact departments.
  • For away rotations, students are responsible for organizing and making all arrangements; however, this application must be submitted to obtain approval to do the away rotation. Travel arrangements should not be made until final approval is granted by the away institution, Ochsner, and UQ Faculty of Medicine.
*UQ Student Number
8 digits without the 's'
*Upload Society Head Approval Form

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*Type of Placement Request