Before You Get to RWJMS:

Relax, enjoy the beautiful summer weather, and get pumped for orientation and medical school! Please do not go out and spend tons of money on textbooks, doctor equipment (like stethoscopes or otoscopes), expensive iPad apps, or anything else. We're compiling a pre-orientation and back-to-school checklist just for you; check this page for updates. If you have any questions feel free to check the FAQ page or email us directly at

Pre-Orientation Check List:​​

Make sure you complete all the following prior to orientation! Many of these take time so be sure to start early.

  1. Complete all financial aid applications (FAFSA and RBHS)
  2. Find housing and learn a little about the New Brunswick/Piscataway area
  3. Activate your Rutgers account and upload a photo ID picture
  4. Complete your PCM summer assignments (more information coming soon!)
  5. Complete your CITI Training (more information coming soon!)
  6. Complete all required documents
  7. Check out your M1 block schedule 
  8. Join the RWJMS Class of 2025 Facebook page
  9. Check out some of the RWJMS Student Groups
  10. Let us know if you have any questions (