Academic Support Resources for medical students

Academic Counseling

MCG Academic Support provides one-on-one academic counseling on learning styles, communication skills, study strategies, time management and more.  Use the button below to Contact  Director of MCG Academic Support, Crystal M. Watts, MS, to request an appointment.

request academic counseling

Study Skills Development

Study Skills Overview (Stanford School of Medicine)

"How to Get the Most Out of Studying" Video Series (Samford University)

Time Management

Time Management Exercise - Determine how you spend a typical week


Test Anxiety

Test Anxiety (Minnesota State University)

Where to get additional help: Student Counseling

USMLE Step 1 Prep

Year 3 and Shelf Exams

Tutoring Services

Supplemental Instruction Program for medical students

The Supplemental Instruction Program (SIP) is a peer to peer tutoring program that matches peer tutors with those students needing extra academic support in a particular course. SIP is FREE for MCG medical students who qualify for the services, either based on grades or participation in the Pre-matriculation Program.

To request tutoring or to see if you qualify, use the button below to complete the request form or visit our office for a paper form. Students who are currently receiving services must complete new requests for new modules and/or components.


 Our class deans offer academic and career advising. Click here to contact your class dean.