Additional Sources of Information
The official Student Handbook, CenterScope, is available at http://catalog.uthsc.edu/index.php?catoid=8. Students also are strongly encouraged to refer to http://www.uthsc.edu/Medicine/OLSEN/ for complete information on academics, exams, curriculum, clerkships, policies and guidelines, available resources, student services, available study space, and general information.
The College supports a number of publications that are of particular interest to medical students including: The Record, Student Life Newsletter, Activities Calendar, and MSEC Minutes. The Record, published by the Office of Communications and Marketing, is a bi-monthly newsletter for faculty, staff, and students. It is distributed both electronically and in hard copy format throughout campus and selectively to alumni, friends of the University, and others.
Currently, there is no on-campus housing in Memphis. A variety of housing options are available off campus. UTHSC has contracted with Off Campus Partners to assist students seeking housing off campus. For listings and additional information please see http://www.uthscoffcampus.com/.
The Phi Chi Fraternity houses 28 persons and is two blocks from the Wassell Randolph Student-Alumni Center. The house is completely furnished with central heat and air, washer, dryer, color TV, table tennis, and a kitchen where students may prepare meals and snacks. Nonmembers are welcomed. Phi Chi invites any medical student interested in additional information to write to:
Phi Chi Fraternity
687 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, Tennessee 38105
Chattanooga, Knoxville and Nashville
Many junior and senior students choose to complete rotations in Chattanooga, Knoxville or Nashville. For questions or assistance on housing, contact the Office of Medical Education. The following persons can provide assistance relative to these campuses:
Ms. Liz McGhee, Medical Education Office UT College of Medicine-Chattanooga
960 East Third St., Suite 104
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403
Phone: (423) 778-7442
Ms. Missy Maples, Office of Student Affairs Graduate School of Medicine at UTMCK 1924 Alcoa Highway, Third Floor
GSM Building, Room 327 Knoxville, Tennessee 37920
Phone: (865) 544-9618
Ms. Jeanne Stoker, Baptist Dept. of Internal Medicine University of Tennessee, Nashville
2000 Church St. Nashville, TN 37236
Phone: (615) 284-3353