As a department of the Office of Medical Education, the Office of Educational Affairs provides support services to students and faculty of the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. As the first-contact liaison, logistical assistance is provided to students, faculty, residents, community faculty, affiliated sites and school administration for issues or questions relating to courses and clerkships. Using a variety of formats, educational materials, schedules, exams and assessments are prepared, maintained and distributed to students and faculty. Course and clerkship lectures, small group sessions, lab sessions, workshops, clinical skills exercises and exams are coordinated and managed. Student progress is followed by ensuring all academic requirements are met.