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Summer School - Instructions for Requesting Approval of Outside Course

  • Complete the Request for Outside Courses form, which can obtained from The Registrar’s Office or downloaded here.
  • The form must be approved by the Registrar's Office and the Dean’s Office before you register for the course.  
  • If a course is not on the Pre-approved list below, then you may contact the designated faculty in that department for approval. Contact the designated faculty with the following information - name of the school, course title, course code, dates/length of the summer session, course description, course syllabus, if it is being taught online or in person.
  • If the faculty member approves the course then forward/print the approval with your Request for Outside Courses to the Registrar’s Office.
  • After the summer session is completed, you must request that an official transcript from the institution you attended be sent to Office of the Registrar, Yeshiva University, 215 Lexington Avenue, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10016. Once we receive your transcript, the credits will be processed and will appear on you transcript. Please allow two to four weeks for processing.

Pre-Approved Course List

Below is the current pre-approved course list for Beren Campus. Academic Advising is currently updating the pre-approved course listing. Additions will be posted as courses are reviewed and approved by the academic departments.

Pre-Approved Course List for Summer 2018

Designated Faculty List for Summer 2018

Online Course Policy

  • Students will need to file the Request for Outside Courses Form to receive approval for outside online courses. Online courses from community colleges or for-profit institutions will not be accepted. Business courses must be from an AACSB accredited institution. 
  • CAP OF ONLINE COURSES TOWARDS THE BACHELOR'S DEGREE: Students may count a maximum of 4 online courses toward their undergraduate degrees. A maximum of two online courses may be applied toward the major and a maximum of two online courses may apply toward the general education requirements.
  • RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT:All online YU courses, including those offered by YU graduate schools, will count toward the YU residency requirement.
  • ALERT: Students interested in health professions should check with an advisor before taking online courses.

Helpful Links

Stern College Chemistry Club: Find out more about the club at Contact the club with any feedback or questions by using its Web site's Contact page.

Thinking of Canadian Medical Schools? Visit this interesting site.  

Hospital Volunteer Positions: a comprehensive list of volunteer positions around New York.

International Students: Many U.S. dental schools accept international students; generally, those that don't accept international students do not accept any out-of-state students. You can check the ADEA Official Guide to Dental Schools to determine if the schools your students are interested in do indeed accept international students.

Web Sites

AAMC Careers in Medicine

AAMC Student Hub

Academic Medicine

American Physical Society: a portal for physics enthusiasts.

Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine

American Dental Education Association  

American Medical College Application Service

Association of American Medical Colleges

Association of American Veterinary Colleges  

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry

Association of Schools and Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine

Explore Health Careers Healing Harmonies is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven student organization whose mission is to serve as a liaison between student- musicians and hospitals, outpatient centers, elder-care facilities and individual patients. Its goal is to enrich the lives of the elderly and those hospitalized with illness through comforting and uplifting musical performance.

Hospital Volunteer Positions: a comprehensive list of volunteer positions around New York.

Medical School Admissions Requirements

Perspective: Three Crucial Questions When Applying to M.D.-Ph.D.

Pulse: Voices from the Heart magazine: a journal that was recommended to us by an YC alumnus who is now a student at Einstein School of Medicine.