SOM Electives and Selectives Brochure

Elective Policies
Adding and Dropping UTMB Courses (including C Form) Form
Electives Course Directors and Coordinators

Acting Internship Selectives

Basic Science and Humanities Selectives

Career Development Electives List

Clinical Electives List

Departmental Electives List

Electives with No-prerequisite Requirements

Research Electives Link

1-Week Electives List

2-Week Electives List

Houston Electives List

Tyler Electives List

Online Electives List

Summer Preceptorship Electives

POM3 Project Form

External Electives

    VSLO Elective Process

    Non-VSLO External Elective Process

   Student Self-Created Electives

Please be aware of the rules below before submitting a Student Created Elective.

  • Elective has to be done off campus (Non-UTMB Campus)
  • Students are required to find their own mentor before submitting an elective.
  • An elective will need to be submitted at least 12 weeks prior to start date. Anything submitted after 12 weeks will not be accepted.
  • No student can use a family member as their mentor.
  • Electives Committe Approval.
  • Faculty Vetting.
  • Affiliation Agreements.
  • WOS appointments (COVID vaccination cards.)
  • B-Form (enrollment services) — Contact Person. Check TMB website, Board Certified, Criminal Background check, etc...
  • Contact Chelsea Tippit ( for further questions.

    CLICK HERE to go to the Student-Created Elective Submission-Form.