The Chicago Medical Student Council (CMSC) is the student body government for the Chicago campus of the University of Illinois College of Medicine.

CMSC is the student body government for the Chicago campus of the University of Illinois College of Medicine Learn More
Check out the CMSC Calendar to learn more about upcoming events from CMSC, SCB, student orgs, and more Events Calendar
The Medical Messenger serves as the newsletter for UIC COM – a student voice hosted by CMSC The Medical Messenger

COVID-19 Anouncements

1) Town Halls: Class-specific town halls with be held for consistent communication as we navigate the pandemic.

Town Hall Minutes

2) Students with CampusCare: Refer to the CampusCare COVID-19 page for detailed information on COVID-19 related health problems

CampusCare (Learn More)

3) Student Health Guidance for COVID-19 Pandemic: A document has been prepared for interim guidance from University of Illinois Student Health Services to UI Students on approaches to contacts, symptoms, and return to Activities during the COVID-19 pandemic (COVID-19 Student Health Guidance)

COVID-19 Health Guidance

4) M2 Summer Opportunities: A document has been created listing several summer opportunities that M2 students can engage in with COVID-19 still active.

M2 Summer Opportunities

5) Volunteering: Please read the document providing guidance on medical student volunteering during COVID-19

Volunteering during COVID-19

Latest News

CMSC Awards Night 2020 (Virtual Experience)

The Chicago Medical Student Council (CMSC) Awards Night recognize the exceptional contribution of the people who make our College of Medicine a community of which we are all proud members.[…]

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NEW: CMSC Global Health Grant ($500)

CMSC is very excited to announce a new Global Health Grant (GHG) amounting to $500. GHG can support any UICOM, Chicago campus student doing work in the global health field[…]

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Boards and Committees

CMSC contains many boards and committees to ensure that the voice of the students are heard in every aspect of student life and educations.

Student Curricular Board (SCB) The Student Curricular Board (SCB) is a unique student-led organization at UIC College of Medicine that allows medical students direct access and participation in curricular change.
Class Board The Class Boards are the advocates and the voice of each respective class.
Student Wellness & Resilience Committee (SWRC) The mission of SWRC is to provide social/emotional support for UIC medical students throughout their academic career and to foster a community that values student wellbeing.
Student Diversity & Inclusion Committee (SDIC) The mission of the SDIC is to advocate for minority students and for improved medical education concerning health equity at UICOM-Chicago.


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