Health Sciences Advising Introduction

Applying to health professional schools is daunting, and strong applicants start early in college! Bio Sci Advisors have compiled information to help throughout your time preparing to apply to professional school. All Bio Sci advisors are trained to provide pre-heath advising. We invite you to talk with us about your application and strategy.

Pre-Health Workshops

Spring 2023 Dates:

  • Zoom: April 18, 11 a.m. -12 p.m.
  • In person (BS3-1305): April 19, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
  • Zoom: May 11, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
  • In person (BS3-1305): May 12, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
  • In person (BS3-1305), June 5, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Zoom: June 6, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Register for a pre-health workshop here:


How to Contact Us for Pre-Health Advising

For health profession advising, use Bio Sci Chat or schedule a pre-health appointment with an advisor:

Before scheduling an appointment, please watch the Preparing for Health Professional Schools : Part 1 & 2 video clips.

New incoming freshman or transfer students will have the opportunity to learn more about pre-health careers and requirements in Bio Sci 2A or Bio Sci 190.




Preparing for a Health Profession

Preparing for Health Professionals Schools: Campus Resources Part 1

Preparing for Health Professionals Schools: Admissions Requirements Part 2





Medical (Allopathic and Osteopathic)












Physical Therapy



Physicians Assistant



Public Health



Veterinary Medicine



Application Resources for All Health Professions



Additional Online Resources


  • ExploreHealthCareers – “Everything you want to know about a wide variety of health careers”
  • Literature Suggestions – A list complied by NAAHP pre-health advisors, current medical professionals, and health profession admissions representatives

UCI Health Professions Programs