About Hampton Roads

Eastern Virginia Medical School’s collegial atmosphere encourages a vibrant, close-knit campus community.

Academic Calendars

Academic calendars outline important dates and holidays throughout the year. Each program at EVMS has a unique calendar.

Academic Development

Academic Development helps learners in the EVMS community develop and enhance their range of academic skills, strategies and behaviors needed to perform in academic and professional environments.

Books and Supplies

Students and prospective students can find books, supplies and EVMS apparel at EVMS Matthews Medical Bookstore.

Campus Housing

Campus Housing provides information to prospective and incoming students about our Applicant Housing Program as well as on- and off-campus housing options in the Norfolk area.

Career Advising

Career Advising provides EVMS students with resources to aid them in their career decisions.

Clinical Education Recruitment and Support

Preceptors play an integral role in the educational experience, helping students perfect their skills in a real-world environment.

Computer Standards

Each student must have a personal computer that meets minimum standards, capable of running software and applications used in a program's curriculum.

Disability Guide for Students

EVMS recognizes its ethical and legal responsibility to provide equal opportunities for qualified students with disabilities and is committed to providing resources and accommodations.

Distance Education

EVMS offers eight distance programs, some of which are web-based and asynchronous and others that combine synchronous online meetings, in-person classes and/or in-person residential events.

Diversity in Educational Programs

EVMS is committed to improving access to healthcare, providing more culturally competent care and reducing healthcare disparities, particularly among minority and underserved populations.

Edward E. Brickell Medical Sciences Library

The Brickell Medical Sciences Library provides information, resources and services to EVMS students, faculty, clinicians, staff and members of the Hampton Roads community.

International Students

Learn more about admission, translation services, visa requirements and student visa documentation requirements.

Higher Education Opportunity Act Consumer Information Disclosures

The Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 requires postsecondary institutions participating in federal student aid to make disclosures.

M. Foscue Brock Institute for Community and Global Health

The Brock Institute helps EVMS give back to the community and train community-minded physicians and health professionals by offering students meaningful learning, research and scholarship experiences.


The Registrar is responsible for maintaining the security and accuracy of all academic student records.

Safe Zone

Safe Zone aims to make campuses safer and more accepting environments for all members of the community, regardless of gender identity and sexual orientation.

Service Learning

Service Learning at EVMS integrates education, research and clinical training programs that are focused on building strong leaders in the health community and beyond.

Student Identity Verification

EVMS requires its distance education courses and programs to have a process to ensure that a student who registers in a distance or correspondence education course is the same student who participates

Student Leadership

EVMS encourages professional development through student involvement in national and local professional organizations, interest groups and club activities.

Student Policies & Handbooks

The EVMS Student Handbook outlines general information regarding student services, policies and facilities.

Student Wellness

Student Wellness is an integrated approach to student health and well-being.

Visiting Students

EVMS welcomes visiting students to take fourth-year electives here.