Welcome to the AMBOSS Campus License

for New York University

NYU medical students receive
unlimited AMBOSS access
for clerkships and USMLE® exam prep.

Below, you’ll find important information about AMBOSS, how to use the campus license and frequently asked questions (FAQs). Check in with the NYU Health Sciences Library to see if you qualify.

How to activate your access

1.  Log in to your AMBOSS account in the desktop version of the platform (you do not need to create a new account to do this).

If you don’t currently have an account, you can register here.

2. Click on  the “Account” icon in the left dashboard panel and then click the button on the right side to  “Redeem Code.”

3. You’ll see the option to “Activate Code.” Enter the code that you received from your librarian. You’ll then have unlimited access to AMBOSS until June 30, 2020. If you are starting clerkships in January, 2020, your access begins January 1, 2020 and lasts until June 30, 2021.

5. To verify that your access has been correctly activated, click on the “Account” icon in the left dashboard panel. The “License status” window on the right side of the screen will give you information on when it expires.

Don’t forget to download the AMBOSS apps from the Google Play store and iOS App Store to study on-the-go, even offline.

Campus License FAQs

What does this Campus License mean?


With this campus license you have unlimited access to both the Knowledge Library and the Qbank in AMBOSS.

If I register for this Campus License, will my personal statistics (study summary) be deleted?


No, no need to worry! All your personal statistics will be retained in your account.

Is my access really free?


Yes! By activating the campus license, you get complete, unlimited access for the university’s license, including all updates we release in the next year to the AMBOSS platform. Your university organized together with us to create this opportunity for you.

Who is AMBOSS made for?


AMBOSS is a learning system designed for your whole medical career. Medical students can use the library as an easily navigable reference tool for their clinical work and prep for Step and Shelf exams with an NBME-style Qbank covering USMLE® Step 1, USMLE® Step 2 CK & CS and core NBME® Shelf Exams.

Who writes the medical content in AMBOSS?


The AMBOSS content is written by a team of over 50 physicians, using feedback from medical students. The editorial team ensures that each article meets our highest standards of quality with respect to content, structure and style. Entries are reviewed by at least three medical professionals and one copy editor before being published.

Happy to Help

We’re here at hello@amboss.com if you run into problems or have any questions.