Student activities & Events
The University boasts more than 70 student organizations, beautiful common areas to gather, study, exercise and relax, state-of-the-art lectures spaces, on-campus housing, and more!
The University boasts more than 70 student organizations, ranging from student government to honor societies to interest groups to social groups. Service learning is an integral part of both curricular and extra-curricular activities. Student organizations fulfill their annual service requirement by participating in a number of fundraisers and events each year.
Student Honor Societies
Alpha Omega Alpha
A medical honor society dedicated to the belief that we can improve care for all by recognizing high educational achievement, honoring gifted teaching, encouraging the development of leaders in academia and the community, supporting the ideals of humanism, and promoting service to others.
Virtuous Healer Honor Society (VHHS)
Recognizing NEOMED students, residents, and faculty who exemplify the attributes of the virtuous healer.
CEREMONIES & EVENTS
NEOMED celebrates the many milestones in our students education while preparing to become a future health care professional. Some of these include:
WHITE COAT CEREMONY
The White Coat Ceremonie celebrates an important milestone in the lives of first-year medicine students, who begin a new chapter in their journey of lifelong learning. White coats are symbolic of the professionalism that is expected of students during medical school and as physicians.
This ceremony reaffirms the community’s support of the educational process that prepares future health care professionals for practice. On this day, students pledge their commitment to their professions and to the health of the patients they will serve.
In March, the College of Medicine celebrates with fourth-year medicine students and students across the country as they learn where they will go to receive specialty training in their chosen field.
Commencement is an exciting time for graduates from the Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy and Graduate Studies. Graduation from NEOMED represents a major accomplishment in your life and the lives of your families.