Medical Students

Information for Medical Students

WWAMI Students

Housing for 3rd year students

Housing reservations are made for each scheduled 3rd year rotation with Mary Bridge Pediatrics, Tacoma Family Medicine, OB-GYN and Med Surg. If special accommodations are necessary please let the GME Coordinator know in advance.

  • Keys will be disbursed on the morning of the first day of your rotation. Please inquire about early check-in at least a week in advance if needed.
  • Apartments are located across the street from the hospital and the 5th Street Parking garage; recommended parking at this garage.
  • Internet and cable television are available in each apartment.
  • A coin operated laundry room is located on site.

Housing for 4th year students

Housing for 4th year rotations is not provided, however, arrangements can be made based on availability. Please inquire with the GME Coordinator if interested.


Please arrive at the GME Coordinator's office precisely at 9:30am the morning of the clerkship start date. The GME Coordinator's office is located at Tacoma General Hospital in the Institute for Learning and Development: fifth floor of the Commencement Wing.

Please confirm the scheduled rotation and orientation time with the GME Coordinator prior to rotation start date.

All other program Medical Students


Contact the GME coordinator at least 2 weeks prior to scheduled rotation.

The following information should be provided either via email to Kareena Andreas, by phone 253-403-8684, or fax 253-403-1047.

  • Student name:
  • Name of school & program enrolled in:
  • Scheduled rotation site:
  • Preceptor name and specialty:
  • Other information pertinent to this rotation:

Students receive a MultiCare badge at the scheduled orientation in addition to computer training if applicable.

The Gratuitous Medical Student Agreement form must be completed, including preceptors signature and returned to the GME Coordinator prior to any patient contact.