A Selective or Pathway requirement may be fulfilled by an “away” rotation if: 

1) it is an approved cataloged elective at an LCME accredited institution.

2) is comparable to:

  1.  a) a Pathway requirement (Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Dermatology, Anesthesiology)
  2. b) a Pathway Selective (Medical SelectiveSurgical Selective or Cardiopulmonary Selective.)



    • No Self-Designed Elective at UIC, an affiliated site, or an away institution will be counted as selective credit.


    • No retroactive credit will be applied.


    • All scheduling requests to add, drop, or change a rotation must be made 4 weeks in advance of the rotation start date.  Click here for more information.