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Student Opportunities at Shannon

Continued Learning For Collegiate Students

Are you currently attending an undergraduate or graduate university? At Shannon, we are happy to offer a selection of student shadowing and externship opportunities for those attending accredited colleges with interest in the medical field.

The following list details required items to volunteer within our facilities:


  • Departmental/Professional Approval

  • Shannon Student Orientation

    • Orientation Signature Sheet
    • Confidentiality Statement
    • Computer Security Form
    • Code of Conduct
    • Participation Agreement and Waiver
    • Information Sheet
  • Attestation Letter to include clear background and drug screen from your college (not required for shadowing or observation only students)

  • Copy of ID/DL

  • Photo for Shannon badge

  • Immunization Requirements

    • MMR x2 (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) or Titer

    • HepB x3 or Titer

    • Varicella x2 or Titer

    • Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, A-Cellular Pertussis) updated after the age of 14

    • Negative TB Test within the last year

    • Current flu vaccine (only during flu season, October-March)

    • Covid-19

We are also proud to offer the Margaret Shannon Tuition Assistance Program to students showing promise in high-quality healthcare services. This scholarship covers 100% of the selected student’s tuition, books, and other fees, and is paid directly to the educational institution by Shannon. Learn more here!

Interested in learning more about student opportunities? Reach out to our Student Relations Coordinator at either 325.747.5243 or