Exam Remediation Dates and Request Form

2013-2014 Remediation Dates

When signing up for exam remediation, students must adhere to the guidelines outlined in section 8.14 of the Policies and Procedures for Evaluation, Grading and Promotion of Boston University School of Medicine MD Students.

BUSM I Students

The deadline to sign up for BUSM I remediation exams is Tuesday, May 27th, 2014.

Students must sign up to complete their remediation exam(s) on the following dates:

  • Monday, June 2nd
  • Monday, June 16th
  • Monday, June 30th

Exceptions to the above scheduled dates:

  • Anatomy: Please contact Dr. Zumwalt (azumwalt@bu.edu) directly to schedule your remediation for the Anatomy Practical, and to determine which date you should sign up (via this site) for the computer-based exam.
  • Integrated Problems: please contact Dr. Young (Megan.Young2@bmc.org) directly to schedule your remediation.
  • Introduction to Clinical Medicine 1: please contact Dr. Harvey (ncharvey@bu.edu) directly to schedule your remediation.
  • Neuroscience: Students who need to remediate Neuroscience must sign up for June 16th for this exam. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Rushmore (rushmore@bu.edu)

BUSM II Students

The deadline to sign up for BUSM II remediation exams is Monday, April 28th, 2014.

Students who earn a Fail for a block by earning <72% for the block grade must remediate any module exam within that block for which they got <72%. Students who earn a block grade of >72%, but earned <65% on any module exam within that block, must remediate those modules. Remediation exams will be given by block and will include content from all modules within the block for which students must remediate.

Students must earn a passing grade of >72% on the remediation exam in order to earn a Pass grade for the block and be promoted to the third year.

Students must sign up to complete their remediation exam(s) on the following dates:

  • Monday, May 5th
  • Monday, May 12th
  • Monday, May 19th

Exceptions to the above scheduled dates:

  • Integrated Problems: Please contact Dr. Young (Megan.Young2@bmc.org) directly to schedule your remediation.
  • Introduction to Clinical Medicine 2: Please contact Dr. Stanfield (lstanfie@bu.edu) directly to schedule your remediation for one of the above listed dates (May 5th, 12th, or 19th).

Exam Remediation Requests

To sign up for exam remediations, please complete the Exam Remediation Request Form.