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RUSM Temporary Campus In Knoxville



"I would like to commend the entire RUSM medical sciences community for accomplishing a successful transition to our temporary locations in Knoxville, Tennessee and St. Kitts for the 2018 Winter Semester. What you have been able to achieve is remarkable, including..."

Read the full announcement by Dean and Chancellor William F. Owen.

Once again, your fortitude and commitment to upholding our mission and preserving the RUSM academic experience has demonstrated what we can achieve as a community united. It is with that spirit of solidarity that I inform you that the RUSM medical sciences program will remain at its current temporary locations through the 2018 Fall Semester that is scheduled to conclude Dec. 14.


Knoxville Campus Highlights

Campus Includes:

  • Simulations Area - 8 Simulator Rooms 
  • 4 Lecture Halls 
  • Anatomy Lab
  • Clinical Skills Lab - 26 Exam Rooms
  • 132 Individual Study Areas
  • 14 Group Study Rooms
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    Knoxville Anatomy Lab 360

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    Simulation Lab 360


See Inside the Classroom

 Each classroom is equipped with Hi-Definition Projectors, Laser Projectors, plus more.

Student Life in Knoxville

Knoxville, TN is vibrant area full of outdoor activities, charming shops, and the renown Knoxville Theater.

Things to Do:

  • Knoxville Sunsphere
  • Knoxville Zoo
  • McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
  • Market Square
  • Knoxville Museum of Art
  • World's Fair Park
  • Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum
  • Knoxville Theater 


12 Cool Things To Do In Knoxville Tennessee by YTravel: https://www.ytravelblog.com/things-to-do-in-knoxville-tn/ 

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    Knoxville 360

Highlights from our recent SGA event

626 Current and former Ross graduates attained residencies in 2018 in 16 disciplines.

RUSM grads earned residencies at notable institutions including; Boston University, Dartmouth, Duke University, Georgetown/National Rehabilitation Center, University of Chicago, UCLA, University of Texas Southwestern and Yale University.

RUSM grads earned matches in 16 disciplines including: OB/GYN, Ophthalmology, Preventative Medicine, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery across 42 states + DC and Puerto Rico.

Residency Placement Include:

  • 220+ Family Medicine
  • 210+ Internal Medicine
  • 25+ Surgery/Preliminary Surgery
  • 20+ Emergency Medicine
  • 20+ Pediatrics
  • 20+ Anesthesiology
  • 10  Pathology
  • 10  Neurology


See 2018 Residency List: http://scripts.rossu.us/form_submit/landing/ResidencyLists/2018/index.html

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    RUSM Match Day 2018 Highlights

Hear from Ross students on their Match Day experience

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    Hear from current student Dantwan Smith

    Magnolia Regional Health Center | Internal Medicine

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    Hear From current students who Couples Matched Dustin & Michelle Rivers

    Baylor Scott & White | Neurology & Family Medicine

Recent News Around Ross University School of Medicine


Interventional pulmonologist joins Capital Health
Community News, March 26th, 2018

Vintee Narang Joined Oswego Health Behavioral Health Services
Syracuse.com, March 21st, 2018

Hartsville Welcomes Family Practice Doctors
SCNOW Morning News, March 7th, 2018

Renowned Emergency Medicine Physician, John H. Slish, MD, FACEP will be Displayed in The Leading Physicians of the World
PR News Channel, March 7th, 2018

Hurricane forces Caribbean medical campus to Knoxville
WVLT-TV Knoxville, January 19th, 2018

Caribbean medical students start classes in Knoxville
WBIR-TV, January 16th, 2018

Ross University Opens Knoxville Campus
WATE-TV (ABC), January 16th, 2018

Caribbean medical school students move on to Lincoln Memorial University campus
Knoxville News Sentinel, January 16th, 2018

Ross University student talks about Hurricane Maria
Knoxville News Sentinel, January 16th, 2018

Ross University School of Medicine starts classes in Knoxville (Picture Gallery)
Knoxville News Sentinel, January 16th, 2018

The Next Steps

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