NBME Information

Test Schedule Location

Students will have their NBME Surgery Subtest administration on the last Friday of the block, 1:00 - 3:30 PM, in 504 Berryhill. Students should arrive by 12:30 PM. 

Testing Accommodations

We want all students to perform their very best on the exam. We are happy to work with testing accommodations. Students who need extra time or special testing procedures should contact the Registrar's Office to arrange their testing.


Students need to have their laptops for the NBME subtest exam in "good working order" (per the UNC Education Policies, Article 6.07).

In addtion, students must bring an ethernet cord (that works) with them to the exam.

Tutorial for Taking the Online Exam

Download the practice secure browser to take the practice exam. Follow the on screen instructions.