Pre-Health at the UW

We are excited to be your advising resource and partner as you explore, plan your academic coursework, reflect on your health care experiences, and go through the application process. This site will connect you to the resources and information you need to successfully navigate what it means to be pre-health.

Pre-health at the UW

Understand what "pre-health" means at the University of Washington Seattle, how to access advisers and how to get started.



Learn about different health careers and involvement opportunities that can keep you on track to apply for health care professions.



Start to narrow down your area of interests and make yourself a strong candidate.



Identify the strengths and possible areas of improvement in your application to health professional schools.


Reach Out and Read program at Seattle Children’s

The Seattle Children’s Reach Out and Read (ROAR) program is a reading program coordinated by college volunteers helping distribute books to children at the hospital. When doctors give books to families, it encourages reading and promotes early literacy. As a...

Medical Assistant position in Bellevue

Coho Medical Group is a primary clinic which accepts insurance patients as well as providing direct primary care services. It also specializes in treating narcotic addiction through its Bellevue Suboxone clinic. Both are located in a single location in downtown...

“The Science of Drugs” course in spring

The Science of Drugs” (MEDCH/PCEUT 327) is coming back in Spring 2020! “The Science of Drugs” (MEDCH/PCEUT 327) course is offered by the Departments of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmaceutics this Spring quarter. This is an introductory course for undergraduate students...

Faculty & Staff

Here are some helpful resources that can guide you and your work with students interested in pre-health.


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