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Postbac Announcements

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Posted: May 31

We are pleased to announce that GS t-shirts featuring the GS shield, as well as GS hats, are now available for sale exclusively in the Columbia University Bookstore.

Event Date and Time: Mondays 1 - 2 p.m., Thursdays 9 - 10 a.m.
Event Location: Lewisohn Hall

First-term Postbac Premed students, as well as students planning to apply for the EC20 cycle in preparation for putting their application together, are invited to attend Postbac 101, a weekly workshop series this fall exploring the best practices and common pitfalls of medical school applicants.

Postbac News

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Oct. 15, 2018

The School of General Studies Postbaccalaureate Premedical Program is accepting applications for the Regular Decision Deadline for Spring 2019 enrollment.

September 14, 2018

More than 700 incoming GS undergraduate and Postbac Premed students, along with GS staff and Orientation Leaders, convened on the steps of Low Library to kick off the fall semester at the New Student Welcome and begin the week-long New Student Orientation Program (NSOP). NSOP is designed to introduce new students to campus, provide an overview of University policies, and facilitate socializing in small groups.

February 26, 2018

On Friday, February 23, over 500 prospective medical students gathered in Lerner Hall for the 2018 Medical School Fair. Hosted by the Premedical Association and the Postbaccalaureate Premedical Program, the fair welcomed representatives from more than 40 medical, dental, veterinary, and allied health graduate schools.

Alumni News

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March 26, 2018

Postbac Premed alumnus Dr. Benson Hsu is one of 24 individuals who has been awarded a 2018 Bush Fellowship. 

November 20, 2016

The White Coat Ceremony marks the start of medical students' training towards their careers in healthcare.

Press Releases

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September 10, 2013

Victory Media has named the School of General Studies a 2014 Military Friendly School.