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Six College of Medicine Students Named as Coaters for Upcoming White Coat Ceremony

Congratulations to this year’s College of Medicine White Coat Ceremony Student Coaters! These six individuals were nominated by their peers and exhibit the qualities of ethical leadership, academic success, community/campus involvement and truly standout as role models.


Andrew Alejo (’24) 

Male student with medium-length, dark hair. He is wearing a black suit jacket, white button-up shirt and a red tie.

Benjamin Arnold (‘24) 

Vardhan Avasarala (‘24) 

Maria Colvis (‘24)  

Megan Fritz (‘24)


Rommel Morales (‘24) 

The Student Coaters place white coats on the first-year medicine students during the ceremony, which denotes new students’ role as a future physician, and the many responsibilities that come with it. 

The Class of 2025 College of Medicine White Coat Ceremony will take place at 11 a.m., Friday, July 23 in the NEW Center Ballroom.