ABOUT CMU

Campus & Facilities

Caribbean Medical University campus is located in the World Trade Center (WTC), one of the largest facilities on the island. First two academic years (4 semesters of Basic Medical Sciences) are taught on the island of Curacao in this modern complex situated in the capital of the island, Willemstad. Renovated in 2002, a US standard, A-class, 20,000 square meter WTC complex features 400-seat auditorium, 12 classrooms, university office, computer lab, library, fitness center, student lounge, 2 restaurants, 200-room guest hotel and 1200-car parking lot. The complex been designed to provide an outstanding teaching environment for up to 2000 students; The safety of all students and employees is provided by 24/7 security personnel and digital monitoring. The facilities promote teaching and learning, as well as encourage an overall living experience for medical students.

MAIN CAMPUS

The campus is located in Willemstad, the capital of Curacao. It’s close to downtown, within a walking distance of all city amenities and transportation. Most of shopping malls and the fast food chains are nearby. The life style is quite similar to North America with all familiar eating’s and shopping outlets.

Comprehensive study is promoted to students by providing them with contemporary lecture halls enhanced with audio/visual technology, fully equipped library and computer center. A convenient cafeteria is available as well as numerous common areas available for study and relaxation.

The complex includes an atrium and beautiful landscaping. All buildings are air-conditioned, equipped with wireless internet connection, while external structures are accommodated with breezeways and shaded areas.

DORMITORIES

We are proud to be among only few Caribbean medical schools that provide students with student dormitories. There are 40 units within 20 minutes walking distance from the campus, available to students at a very competitive monthly rate.

The rate includes room, high-speed wired Internet connection, cable TV, water, electricity, A/C, microwave, stove.

All rooms are also equipped with a student desk.

ON-CAMPUS HOTEL

Clarion Hotel & Suites is attached to the main building and serves as a place to live for our visiting professors as well as students, their families and guests. There are 200 single and double apartments available at a very competitive rate.

The hotel has its own business center and convention space. Main features include Restaurant, Handicap Accessibility, Guest Laundromat, Outdoor Pool, Interior Room Access, cable TV and High Speed Internet Access.

U.S. FACILITIES

Students in the Clinical Science Program spend the final two years of their medical education at hospitals and training centers in Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or Wisconsin. Our Clinical Department is constantly working hard to get affiliations with preceptors and hospitals in other states.