How do I pick up a pager? (UMMS Students Only)

General Information:
All pager transactions (requests, returns, replacements, payments) are handled through the Office of Student Affairs, S1-131.

  • Pager Fees

    • Standard lease fee: $5.00 / month
    • Replacement fee (lost or stolen): $40.00
  • Pager Request Form

Students on Core Clinical Experiences:

  • Students are required to have a pager while on all Core Clinical experiences.  
  • For rising CCE students, pagers are available for pick up during the Transition to Core Clinical Experiences. Students are required to complete the annual regulatory training modules in Blackboard before they can be issued a pager.
  • In order to obtain a pager, students must complete a Pager Request Form and return it to the Office of Student Affairs. A check in the amount of $60.00 (payable to "UMMS Student Pagers") must accompany the signed Pager Request Form.  The pager fee covers May 1st-April 30th.
  • MD/PhD Students: Please return your pager to the Office of Student Affairs before entering the PhD portion of your program. 

Advanced Studies Students:

  • Advanced Studies students are required to have a pager while on the Required Subinternship. Other Advanced Studies courses may also require a pager. 
    • Advanced Studies students may choose to keep their pager for the academic year noting that standard lease fees of $5.00 /month will apply until the pager is returned to the Office of Student Affairs.
    • Students on a Leave of Absence (LOA): Students are encouraged to return their pager to the Office of Student Affairs prior to starting a Leave of Absence.  Lease fees apply until the pager is returned to Student Affairs.
    • MD/PhD Students:  Please return your pager to the Office of Student Affairs if you are entering the PhD portion of your program.  Pager fee balance will be due upon returning the pager.   
    • Please note that standard lease fees of $5.00/month will apply from May 1 until the pager is returned to the Office of Student Affairs.

Important: Pagers must be returned to the Office of Student Affairs. Returning your pager and paying for all applicable fees is a part of the "Certification for Graduation" process.

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