Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
MD Education

Important Dates for USMLE Preparation


  • December 8:   STEPping it Up: Test Prep for USMLE Achievement  (Workshop)
  • December 16: Beginning of Winter Break


  • February 9: Comprehensive Science Examination - Practice Test
  • March 9: End of Phase 1b; Beginning of Dedicated Study
  • Third week of March*:  STEPping it Up: Calendaring for USMLE Achievement  (Workshop) 
  • April 30: Beginning of Intro to Phase 2

*Exact date to be determined