About Orientation

About Orientation

During the week of June 1, 2021, all new medical students will receive a personalized email welcoming you to the Cleveland Clinic Non-employee Onboarding System, SilkRoad. The email will include your user name and password.

This online system will help streamline the orientation process for new students and ensure compliance requirements are met for matriculation. Information will periodically be emailed to you about tasks that you will need to complete. You can view and complete assigned tasks at Cleveland Clinic SilkRoad after you receive your user name and password.

Orientation 2021

Date: Tuesday, July 6, at 7:30 a.m. – Sunday, July 11, 2021 at 2 p.m.

Location: Health Education Campus
9501 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Parking: To be determined. We will validate your parking for you.

You are expected to participate in all scheduled orientation activities. Please plan personal activities during scheduled free time. Activities include:

  • Finalizing your registration
  • Receiving TB test
  • Meeting key figures in the school
  • Learning about student services
  • Getting introduced to computer and information resource technology
  • Socializing with faculty and your new classmates
Orientation Checklist

Orientation Checklist

Complete and provide below items by the deadline. Be sure to check the Student Services page for important information about Medical Insurance and Student Health.

1. Submitting Your Transcript

Official transcripts verifying your undergraduate and/or graduate degree(s) and premedical courses are now due. If you have not already done so, please have transcripts mailed as soon as possible to:

Karen Wright
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
[email protected]

Please Note: Anyone not having all required transcripts on file with the Admissions Office will not be permitted to register the day of matriculation. It is your responsibility to make sure all documents have been received. If there is some reason why a final transcript will be delayed, please submit an explanation in writing to Karen Wright at [email protected].

Due: June 9, 2021

2. Orientation Day

Driver's license (or other form of ID) and license plate number to register for a parking permit.

Due: Tuesday, July 6, 2021

3. AAMC Matriculation Questionnaire

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) administers the Matriculating Student Questionnaire (MSQ) to all first-year medical students. Each student will receive a unique survey URL via email from [email protected] to complete the questionnaire. Please complete the questionnaire by Friday, July 9, 2021.

If you have questions, contact the CCLCM Student Affairs Office at [email protected] or 866.735.1912 or 216.445.7170.

Due: July 9, 2021



For questions, please contact:

CCLCM Student Affairs Office
Student Affairs Coordinator
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
9501 Euclid Ave, EC10
Cleveland, OH 44195
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 866.735.1912 (toll free) or 216.445.7170
Fax: 216.636.3206