Win a Self-Assessment party for your school!

The AMBOSS National
USMLE™ Step 1 Self-Assessment Week

March 30-April 7, 2019

The three AMBOSSador schools with the highest numbers of completed AMBOSS Step 1 Self Assessments will win a party for their classmates.


Great job everyone! We had over 10,000 students participate this week. Party winners announced soon!

The AMBOSS USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment

Register for the AMBOSS National USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment Week, taking place March 30-April 7, 2019. Participants will receive a FREE Step 1 self-assessment plus a detailed analysis of their results. As a participant, you’ll also see how you rank among your peers with your predicted percentile ranking for the 2019 USMLE Step 1 exam.

Copy and paste the text to invite your classmates to participate:

Join me for National USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment Week to get a FREE Step 1 self-assessment: go.amboss.com/step1-assessment-week2019

The self-assessment consists of 4 question blocks of 40 questions each and is presented in the USMLE’s official timed format. Within two weeks after completing the assessment, you’ll receive:

  • A 3-digit score report
  • A detailed analysis of how well you did, plus study recommendations on specific topics (not just general subjects)
  • Your national percentile ranking among students in your cohort

The AMBOSS self-assessment gives you a clear understanding of your knowledge strengths and weaknesses, pinpointing the specific topics you need to focus on in order to raise your score.

To access the USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment, you must sign up by 11:59 PM PST on March 22, 2019.

About the National USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment Week

What is the USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment?


The USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment is a practice version of the USMLE Step 1 exam consisting of 4 question blocks of 40 questions each and is presented in the USMLE’s official timed format.

What can I expect upon completing the USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment?


If you’ve completed all 4 blocks of the exam, in the upcoming weeks after the National USMLE Step 1 Self-Assessment Week, you’ll receive:

  • A 3-digit score report
  • A detailed analysis of how well you did, plus study recommendations on specific topics (not just general subjects)
  • Your national percentile ranking among students in your cohort

Is this going to be an annual event?


Yes! This is the first year we’re kicking off what will be an annual event.

How many schools will be participating?


AMBOSS users at 186 medical schools in the US are invited to register.

What happens after I register?


You’ll be able to access the self-assessment via a special link we’ll send to you via email on March 30th.

Do I have to create an AMBOSS account in order to take the exam?


Yes, but signing up is completely free. Normally, you would get 5 days of free access to AMBOSS when you sign up, but for the Self-Assessment Week, you’ll have the full week to take the self-assessment and explore the platform.

What if I already have an AMBOSS account?


Then you can skip signing up to the platform, but you’ll still receive an email with a special link as soon as the self-assessment becomes available.

For how long will the exam be available?


From March 30th to April 7th, 2019.

When will I receive my score?


Results will be sent within 2 weeks after you complete the self-assessment.