Welcome to the UVU Pre-Health Site


Welcome to the Pre-Health website!   We encourage you to review the information on our website and watch the Pre-Health OrientationPre-Health Orientation movie prior to scheduling an appointment with our Pre-Health counselors.

Pre-Nursing Students are encouraged to view the nursing power point slides prior to your appointment.


Please be aware of the following policies:

  • Walk-in appointments are NOT available.
  • If you are more than 10 minutes late for your scheduled appointment, you may be asked to reschedule.
  • 2 No Shows in one semester, you may be asked to wait until the following semester to schedule another appointment.
  • updating websiteThe Pre-Health counselors DO NOT advise for Dental Hygiene, Radiology Tech, or Respiratory Therapy. 
  • For Dental Hygiene be sure to contact the Dental Hygiene department advisor.
  • If you are interested in Radiology Tech or Respiratory Therapy,  please contact the school(s) you would like to attend and then see a University Studies Counselor to map out your course sequencing.

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 (Click on the headings below for more information. Our News & Events information is updated regularly.)

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updating websiteThe Pre-Health counselors DO NOT advise for Dental Hygiene, Radiology Tech, or Respiratory Therapy. If you are interested in those areas please contact the school(s) you would like to attend and then see a University Studies Counselor to map out your course sequencing.



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Volunteer: Expanding Your Horizons Conference

Saturday, March 14th — Sorensen Student Center

Volunteers are needed to help with setup, registration, ushering, and clean-up/tear-down for this event. The Expanding Your Horizons Conference is a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) focused conference is designed for 6th - 8th grade girls to introduce them to a variety of exciting careers they can pursue if they continue their education.  More information about the conference can be found here: http://www.uvu.edu/conferences/expanding-your-horizons/ 

For more information or to sign up as a volunteer, contact Lisa Williamson at lisa.williamson@uvu.edu



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Get Involved: Join a Club, Pay Your Dues

It is one thing to simply say you joined a club; it is quite another to be involved!  UVU has several excellent clubs on campus especially for pre-health students.  These clubs provide great opportunities to those involved including but not limited to networking, service, and leadership experience.  They also provide unique experiences for their members including the opportunity to interact with local healthcare professionals as well as representatives from health professions programs.  All clubs at UVU are required to have club dues; this is a nominal fee which is used to help fund club events and activities.  Get involved today!
To join a club, go to: http://uvu.orgsync.com/org/clubs
To pay your club dues, visit the Clubs Office (SL 122) OR pay online.
1. Login to your UV Link (https://uvlink.uvu.edu)
2. Click 'Student' tab
3. Click 'Student Services and Resources' tab
4. Click 'Pay Club Dues'
5. Select the Club of your choice
6. Enter payment info
7. Submit!


First Official MCAT 2015 Sample Test Available for the AAMC

Practice for the new exam with the Official MCAT2015 Sample Test. This is the first full-length test written by the developers of the actual MCAT exam. 
This online 230-question test allows you to:  

  • Get a simulated test experience with the same type and number of questions as the actual exam
  • Customize how you want to practice by checking your answers question-by-question, taking the entire practice test untimed, or simulating a timed MCAT exam
  • Identify patterns in your test-taking skills with the Why Did I Miss This Question feature
  • Find out how many correct answers you got in each of the four sections
  • Highlight words or phrases that you want to review later
  • Navigate the test efficiently using the review screen buttons to go back to skipped and marked questions
  • Review the correct answers for each question. Get a breakdown of the questions by foundational concept, content category, scientific inquiry and reasoning skill, and discipline area

For more information, visit http://bit.ly/1qVZBIJ 






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