Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
MD Education

Academic Support

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine offers students multiple resources to assist with academic performance, including team-based study, review sessions and workshops and examination preparation. Learn more about our academic support opportunities below.

USMLE Step 1 Preparation Resources

Find student advice and reflections on preparing for USMLE Step 1, from helpful study tools to the value of taking care of yourself during a stressful time. 

Be Prepared

Science in Medicine Phase 1 Review

Select MD/PhD students who have completed M1 and M2 of the MD program serve as tutors for current medical students to review Science in Medicine Phase 1 material in a group setting. These sessions are not meant as a substitute for lectures.

Visit Northwestern Box to access session PowerPoints, review documents and location time and date.

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One-on-One

Tutoring

Our program is academically rigorous — tutors are available to help you succeed. Contact Allison Matricaria in the AWOME office to find the right tutor for your needs. 

Dean Meetings

At designated times in all phases, students may meet one-on-one with a dean to discuss various topics, including academic support needs, career exploration, maintaining balance and more.

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