Student Electives

Fourth year students, in good academic standing, that are enrolled in a medical school accredited by the Association of American Medical Colleges or American Medical Association or by the American Osteopathic Association, may apply for clinical rotations at MMC.

View our comprehensive list of student electives click here.

MMC Block Dates 2018-2019 Academic Year:

Block 1: 05/07/2018 - 06/01/2018
Block 2: 06/04/2018 - 06/29/2018
Block 3: 07/02/2018 - 07/27/2018
Block 4: 07/30/2018 - 08/24/2018
Block 5: 08/27/2018 - 09/21/2018
Block 6: 09/24/2018 - 10/19/2018
Block 7: 10/22/2018 - 11/16/2018
Block 8: 11/19/2018 - 12/14/2018
Block 9: 12/31/2018 - 01/25/2019
Block 10: 01/28/2019 - 02/22/2019
Block 11: 02/25/2019 - 03/22/2019
Block 12: 03/25/2019 - 04/19/2019


Visiting student applicants for the 2018-2019 academic year should apply online through the Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS). Applications are processed upon receipt of a complete application. Details on application requirements are noted on VSAS. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. You will be notified via email whether or not your application has been approved.

Maine Medical Center offers student housing based on availability and cannot be guaranteed with all MMC Rotations. Crescent Heights is located directly next to the hospital for your convenience; all rooms are single occupancy in suites of 5-6 rooms and bathrooms are communal. There is a full kitchen with refrigerator, stove and microwave. Limited cooking supplies are available, bed and bath linens are not provided. Please note that there is no cost associated with provided housing for the duration of your rotation. Please indicate on your application if housing is needed.