Sophomore Check-In

Pre-Health Winter Break Program 2022-2023

The Sophomore Check-In is a halfway checkpoint open for all pre-health sophomores at Brandeis. This process allows students to create achievable goals toward preparing for health profession schools.  

PARTICIPATION PRIZES: All sophomores who complete the Sophomore Check-In by the program deadline (January 17th) will be:


To complete the Sophomore Check-In, students will take the following steps:

  1. Watch the Sophomore Check-In Webinar. This occurs in the winter break of sophomore year after the program launch for the year (December 8th)
  2. Complete the Sophomore Check-In forms via Slate account. Forms include the following exercises with detailed guidance:
    • School Exploration Exercise
    • Build a Resume and Plans for Experiences
    • Build a Course and Application Plan
    • How to Build Mentors and Begin Networking
    • Develop Your Reason for Pursuing Healthcare
  3. Schedule a Sophomore Check-In meeting with a Pre-Health Advisor. In this meeting, you’ll discuss your progress on the pre-health track and creating achievable goals moving forward. This meeting is recommended to be 45 to 60 minutes in length. 
ALL THE ABOVE STEPS must be completed by beginning of Spring semester of Sophomore year (January 17) in order to be considered for the incentives. 
December 8

Sophomore Check-In Launch 2022-2023

January 17

Sophomore Check-In Deadline