HOSTS Program at SIU School of Medicine
The HOSTS (Helping Our Students To Succeed) program matches SOM
alumni volunteers across the country with SOM 4th year medical students
in need of complimentary overnight accommodations while conducting their
residency interviews. Residency travel dates will occur during the months
of September-January. The program fosters mentoring relationships
between the SOM students and alumni. If you are interested in
participating in the HOSTS program, please choose the appropriate form
If you are interested in being a HOSTS volunteer, please complete the ALUMNI PROFILE FORM. You may share unique attributes of your household in the “Comments” section.
If you are interested in participating in the HOSTS program, please complete the on-line
STUDENT REGISTRATION FORM with the
details of your residency interviews. Registration forms should be
received at least two weeks prior to your travel date.
Want to learn more? Explore the details of the program in Question/
Answer format. If you have additional questions, contact Sheryl Lloyd
in the Office of Alumni Affairs at 217.545.5770.