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. 

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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2019 Health Professions School Recruitment Fair


Be sure to come prepared to ask questions and make a good impression! Check out our website for more details on the event and how to prepare here!

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!

Spring 2018 Hours


Summer 2018

Becca will have walk-ins begin at 2 on August 21st. 

Wendy will not be having walk-ins August 22nd.

Nick: Tues & Thurs 10-11:30
Courtney: Mondays & Wednesdays 1-2:30
Becca: Tuesdays 1-4
Wendy:  Wednesdays 9-12

Fall 2018

Please see our Google Calendar (blue box to the left) for walk-in hours for the first 2 weeks of school as we will be holding more frequent times. After the first 2 weeks of school we will adhere to the following schedule for walk-ins:

Nick: Tuesdays 9:30-11:30
Courtney: Wednesdays 1-3
Becca: Thursday 1-3 & Fridays 12-2

Fall appointments will commence after schedule adjustment period

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.

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HPAO is Green Office Certified at the Bronze Level through the Office of Sustainability. We believe commitment to our earth is important & that small changes can make the biggest impacts.  To see more about our status & the program itself please visit their website here


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