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 2020 First-Time Applicant Packet or Re-Applicant Packet


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2020 Cycle Applicant Deadlines

First-time Applicants: March 23, 2020, 4:30 PM

Re-Applicants: May 11, 2020 4:30 PM

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2020 Health Professions School Recruitment Fair

April 2, 2020

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 Ambassador Hours

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

Fall 2019 hours coming soon!

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

Please see the schedule below and the calendar on the left hand side for more information on when you should be coming for walk-ins!

THURSDAY 10/17 Walk-ins cancelled!

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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. See graphic below for information on how to set up an appointment!

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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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