Everyone needs help sometimes.

Know that you are not alone, and that you have the support of everyone here at WAMSS. Click through the panels to learn more about the ways in which you can get the help you need!

 

Help; I’m Sick!

Contrary to popular belief, medical students are humans too, and we get sick sometimes. If this happens to you: First:…

Help; I Need to Defer An Exam

You can get a deferred exam if the Faculty is convinced that, due to medical and/or exceptional reasons you: Weren't…

Help; I’m Failing

Medicine is a difficult degree. If you feeling like you’re struggling academically with your course work; Contact your unit coordinator…

Help; I Need Special Consideration

You can apply for this if you think that your academic performance was seriously affected by illness or other extenuating…

Help; I Need Time Off

If you need time off, you will need to apply for it through the appropriate channels. Short Leave (<2 days):…

Help; I Think I’m Losing My Mind

If you are feeling more down than usual, don’t enjoy things you normally do, have been feeling particularly anxious or…

Help; I Have No Money

What to do if you find yourself stuck in a crack in the ground underneath a giant boulder you can’t…

Help; I Need Help

If you are experiencing problems, don't let them get to the stage of being impossible to repair. SEEK HELP EARLY!…