Application Process

Information for the next academic year will open in March.  We encourage you to start the application process early in order to avoid delays.

Please contact us before applying to VSLO. See Contact Information below.

UCLA accepts applications submitted through Visiting Student Application Service (VSLO) for electives. In addition to the VSLO Application, please include the Supplemental Documents listed below. Your application will not be considered until your VSLO application and all required Supplemental Documents are received.

  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Health Insurance
  • HIPAA Privacy and Information Security Training
  • DGSOM Photo ID Application - All VSLO applications must include a Photo ID Application:
  • UCLA MITS Confidentiality Statement
  • Completed form emailed to Amie Phan


Amie Phan
Student Affairs Officer
Surgery Medical Student Coordinator
[email protected] 

Mailing Address:
UCLA Surgery Dept
Box 951749, 72-235 CHS
10833 Le Conte Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1749

Tel:  310-206-2567
Fax: 310-267-0369