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Student Travel

Please understand that Osteopathic Learners/MBS Students wishing to attend conferences, seminars and events while enrolled at UIWSOM are acting representatives of the SOM. 

 

Osteopathic Learners wishing to have travel approved to attend conferences, seminars or events must meet the following criteria: 

1. Must be in Good Academic Standing - Learners are no longer considered in Good Academic Standing if they are Subject to Reassessment (SR) in two (2) or more Units. 

Any learner who has failed a Unit Reassessment and is Subject to Remediation is not eligible for conference, seminar or event travel. 

*If you have had a chance to successfully reassess all failed components of a Unit, that particular Unit is considered a Pass and will not hinder your eligibility to travel. 

2. Submit the Absence Request Form no less than thirty (30) days prior to departure.

3. Travel does not fall during Black Out dates listed below. 

 

 

MBS Students wishing to have travel approved to attend conferences, seminars or events must meet the following criteria:  

1. Not currently on Academic Probation and must be passing all courses.

2. Received no more than two course grades of 75% or lower in the current or previous semester.

3. Submit the Absence Request Form no less than thirty (30) days prior to departure.

4. Travel does not fall during Black Out dates listed below.

5. Required approval from course and program directors.

 

 

Conference/Event Travel Black Out Dates

(All dates subject to change. In the event of a change, notifications will be sent immediately)