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.


Summer Health Professions Education Program

Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) Application is now open! The Summer Health Professions Education Program offers an educational opportunity for first- and second-year college students interested in exploring a career in the health professions. The program’s focus is on...

Physical Therapy Aide position in Belltown

Avant Physical Therapy is looking for a part time Physical Therapy Aide / Front desk Assistant to join their team in Belltown. This position would be a perfect fit for a student or person with excellent multi-tasking and communication skills...

Health Informatics & Information Management Info Session 11/21

The Health Informatics & Health Information Management program will be hosting an application workshop for all prospective HIHIM majors on November 21 in the UW Tower.  Learn about the HIHIM application process at an upcoming application workshop, they will cover...

Faculty & Staff

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


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