It is the policy of the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix that block examinations will follow these guidelines:

  • Block examinations will be offered on at least two separate occasions.
  • With the exception of students in the Clinical Anatomy block, students will choose which block examination session to attend.
  • No regularly scheduled block examination times shall interfere with any other curricular component. Retake examinations do not fall under this policy.
  • No block examination may conflict with any established university observed holiday. Official university holidays do not include the proximate weekend.
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