Registrar Office

Application Requirements

Einstein will start accepting applications through VSAS or paper starting on April 15. Paper Applications received before this date will be returned to sender without being processed. Einstein will email visiting students regarding registration at least 30 days prior, if not sooner, to the start of the rotation block. If approval is required for the desired elective, please do not contact the elective course leader directly.  Please contact

Einstein does not accept international students or students from non-accredited LCME medical schools for elective courses, excluding pre-approved students from one of Einstein’s established Student Exchange Programs.

Please review the course descriptions and rotation dates BEFORE submitting an application:
             Elective Course Descriptions
             Rotation Dates

VSAS Applications:
Please review Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University’s detailed information in VSAS. VSAS applicants do not need to submit a paper application and all supporting documents should be uploaded into VSAS-Email or faxes are not accepted

Paper Applications:
Sackler School of Medicine, Technion, and/or other medical students who do not have access to VSAS (must be a US citizen, or a permanent resident, or have a F1 student visa issued from their home medical school) should submit the following for EACH separate elective application in the EXACT ORDER LISTED:

Email or faxes are not accepted
1. Visiting Student Elective Application
2. Completed Einstein Health/Immunization form (included with elective application)
3. Proof of Malpractice Insurance ($1,000,000 / $3,000,000 million malpractice coverage required) 
        **Students who purchase malpractice coverage on their own, MUST do so PRIOR to registration
4. Curriculum Vitae
5. Official Transcript
6. Photo-passport size (stapled to application)
7. Copy of USMLE Step I Exam or COMLEX Exam
8. Copy of Personal Health Insurance Card (front and back)
9. Copy of current BLS/ACLS card
10. Copy of HIPAA certificate
11. Copy of Mask-fit testing
12. Copy of OSHA/Infection Control
13. Non-refundable $100 application processing fee PER elective
      **If Einstein is unable to accommodate you in an elective spot the fee will be refunded
      **Check or money order made out to: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Submit Application to:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Office of the Registrar
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Belfer Building, Room 210
Bronx, New York 10461

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