Teaching Assistant Application

Application will be available online on Monday, November 30, 12pm. 

Our medical and dental teaching assistants are a vital aspect in our MED program each summer working with our 80 pre-medical / pre-dental students.

We will hold interest meetings to discuss what the position entails, share experiences from former TAs, and answer any questions potential applicants may have. TA positions are available to first-year medical and dental students. If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Office of Special Programs.

Medical TA Interest Meeting: Friday, December 11th, 12 - 1pm

Dental TA Interest Meeting: Wednesday, December 2nd, 1 - 2pm

*Food is provided at the meetings*


Application for 2016 MED Teaching Assistants Positions

  • Deadline for application and transcript / grade reports: Friday, January 8, 2016 at 4pm
    • Please print and drop it off to the Office of Special Programs Office (505/506 Berryhill Hall) OR
    • Email as an attachment to


  • Please type up responses to the questions on the online application.
  • Please submit your transcript / grade report from the medical / dental school to the Office of Special Programs.
Office of Special Programs
505 Berryhill Hall
CB #7530

*Dental School applicants should request their official transcript from UNC Main Campus. To request, click here: http://registrar.unc.edu/academic-services/transcripts-certifications/transcript-services/

*Medical School applicants should visit the website below to download the form and turn it into the Office of Special Programs, 505 Berryhill Hall. All forms will be turned in to the Office of Student Affairs/Registrar by the Office of Special Programs staff. Applications will be considered incomplete if the completed transcript request form is not received in 505 Berryhill by Friday, January 8, 2016.

The website and updated instructions are below:

· Click “transcript” at the top of the page
· Fill out the form completely and check the box for “unofficial” transcript
· Print the form and return to 505 Berryhill Hall by 5:00pm on Friday, January 8.
· Special Programs office staff will submit all forms to the Registrar’s office to be processed.
· Please contact Special Programs staff if you have any questions (919-966-7673; medprogramunc@gmail.com)


Applications will be reviewed during the month of December, and applicants will be notified about scheduling interviews by January 2016. Instructions for scheduling interviews will be included in emails notifying students about the status of their application.


Please contact the Office of Special Programs at (919) 966-7673 or medprogramunc@gmail.com if you have any questions about the application process.