Welcome to the Health Professions Advising Office!

The Health Professions Advising Office serves all current students and alumni of the University of Maryland, as well as students enrolled in basic sciences graduate programs or the Science in the Evening Program. 

The 2019 pre-health packet is now open!

Please visit the forms & resources page to begin


Preview the 2019 First-Time Applicant Packet or Re-Applicant Packet


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2019 Cycle Applicant Deadlines

March 1, 2018



May 9, 2018


for all First-time and Re-Applicants

**June 16, 2018 is the final MCAT date for priority applicants for the 2019 cycle. July 15, 2018 remains the final DAT date for priority applicants.**

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Beginning Tuesday January 2, we will only be offering walk-ins until Spring semester. See below for times. 

Kristyn: Mondays 1-3 PM

Nick: Tuesdays 9:30-11:30 AM*

Wendy: Wednesdays  1:30-3:30 PM*

Courtney: Thursdays 1-3PM*

(There will be no walk-ins 1/11)

* times are not available for Allied Health Advising

TO UNDERSTAND WHICH ADVISER YOU MUST SEE, visit the advising section.

Appointments and
Intro Workshops

You can see and/or book appointments up to three (3) weeks in advance. You must attend an Intro Workshop before signing up for an advising appointment. Please fill out an Advising Form before you come to the office.

Student Advisory Board Hours

Our Advisory Board is a fantastic resource to get help and support from current students throughout the exploration and application process. Find out more here!

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