Special Note About Tutorials

It is extremely important to check headphone volume during the exam day tutorial. Once the headphone is confirmed to be functioning properly, the remainder of the tutorial is left to the discretion of the examinee.

Quick Tip

After installation, if you do not see folder(s) on your desktop, please press F5 to refresh your desktop or click on your start button and select All Programs. Folder(s) with USMLE Practice Materials will be on this list.


Download Menu

Please note: MacIntosh (Mac) and Linux are not supported, and you may be unable to download practice materials onto a notebook due to limited screen resolution.

Step 1

If you are taking Step 1 before May 9, 2016, practice with these materials:

If you are taking Step 1 on or after May 9, 2016, you should also practice with the materials below, which reflect a new test driver with additional features and a change in number of items per block:

Step 2 Clinical Knowledge (CK)

Step 2 Clinical Skills (CS)


Step 3

An animated demonstration of the Primum Computer-based Case Simulations examination is available.

* See Special Note About Tutorials in sidebar

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USMLE Computer-based Testing (CBT) Practice Session

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