The Congregation is the deliberative and consultative organ of the School of Medicine of Ribeirão Preto (FMRP) as well as of the other educational USP Facilities. The Director of the Facility (who is its President), ViceDirector, Presidents of Committees, Heads of Department, Representatives of the Faculties, Representatives of students and Representatives of Employees are members of the Congregation.

The Congregation has its constitution and responsibilities established in the Policies and in the Regulation of USP and in the Regulation of the School.