Congratulations on your acceptance to
Yale School of Medicine!!
If you want to get to know your future classmates before Second Look Weekend, join the YSM Class of 2017 Facebook group. Please click here and click the button to "Ask to Join the Group"
(check back often, schedule subject to change)
This website is designed to give you information about Second Look Weekend, which will be held April 18-20, 2013.
Activities on Thursday, April 18 begin with check-in at 9:00 and also include White Coat fittings, tours of Yale-New Haven Hospital and New Haven, an opportunity for a one-on-one meeting with our Director of Financial Aid,an opportunity to meet personally with several Yale School of Medicine faculty members in our unique "Speed Meeting" program in the Medical Library, group dinners in some of New Haven's celebrated restaurants, and an evening "Club Pre-Med" party at GPSCY (Graduate-Professional Student Center at Yale).
"Breakfast with the Dean" opens a terrific all-day program on Friday, April 19. After breakfast, there will an informative panel discussion with Deans, Directors and Department Chairs. After a BBQ lunch with representatives of student activity groups, you will have an opportunity to meet personally with several Yale School of Medicine graduating students during the Graduating Student Panel discussion.
After the panel, you will have an opportunity to reconnect and celebrate with your interviewers at a reception sponsored by the Admissions Committee.
Following the Admissions Committee reception on Friday, there will be a dinner sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. There will also be a "Coffee House" event where you can relax with your future classmates in a casual setting while you listen so various performances by our extremely talented students. On Saturday morning, there will be an opportunity to tour the HAVEN Free Clinic followed by a brunch sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs held at Dr. Forrester Lee's house and all are welcome. End your weekend with a fun afternoon in East Rock Park where you can hike or picnic or just hang out with current students and your future classmates. Continue to check the schedule over the coming weeks. Information about these and other activities will be updated regularly. If you are interested, please plan your travel accordingly.
We hope you will be able to attend Second Look Weekend, where you will have a chance to learn more about the School, mingle with students and faculty, and meet many of your future classmates.
Browse through the following links for more detailed information about YSM and Second Look Weekend.
If you have any questions, please call the Admissions Office at 203-785-2696.