Student Success Advisor (SSA) Program

Elevate Your Medical Education Journey with Our SSA Program

At OUM, we understand that the journey through medical school is not just about mastering the curriculum; it’s about thriving in a challenging and rewarding environment. SSAs walk alongside students in this journey as OUM is a student-centric community that invests in student success. Our SSA Program is designed to support students every step of the way.

Personalized Support, Tailored to Your Needs

The SSA Program offers more than just academic guidance; it provides a holistic support system tailored to your individual needs. Whether you’re navigating study challenges, personal stressors, or balancing life’s responsibilities with your medical education, our dedicated SSAs are here to help.

A Comprehensive Approach to Student Success

Our advisors are committed to understanding the whole student. This means taking into account not only your academic progress but also the various factors that influence your success:

  • Study Habits: Discover your optimal learning styles and study strategies.
  • Life Balance: Manage your responsibilities outside of school without compromising your well-being or academic performance.
  • Proactive Planning: Address potential challenges before they become obstacles, ensuring a smoother educational journey.

Why Join the SSA Program?

  • Tailored Guidance: Receive personalized advice and strategies to enhance learning and personal growth.
  • Ongoing Support: Benefit from continuous support throughout your time at OUM. From Orientation Week and the General Principles course through your final clinical electives, you will receive help to adjust and thrive in the dynamic medical school environment.
  • Community and Connection: Become part of a supportive community of peers and advisors, fostering a sense of belonging and mutual support.

Your Success Is Our Priority

At OUM, we are invested in your success. The SSA Program embodies our commitment to providing a supportive and enriching educational experience. By focusing on the comprehensive needs of our medical students, we aim to cultivate not only successful graduates but also empathetic and well-rounded medical professionals.