Welcome to Prehealth
Advising at Penn State
Information about health profession prerequisites and expectations.
The demands of a health professions degree.
The keys to being a successful health professional school applicant.
Relevant courses and experiences that strengthen their application.
Current students and alumni can access resources in to help in your journey to a healthcare career. Please follow the link below to request access to our SharePoint site.
For those familiar with our Prehealth Advising Canvas page, this is replacing that moving into the 2023-2024 school year.
Prehealth Advising offers enhanced services to equip students with the tools they need to excel in preparing their application for a healthcare program. Through the use of a streamlined Health Professions Portfolio, students craft impressive applications that highlight their strengths and experiences effectively. For those pursuing a medical/dental/optometry/podiatry track, the office goes a step further by offering personalized comprehensive reviews, ensuring that students enter their cycle with confidence and readiness.
Penn State Prehealth students find success across the country. Learn more about our early assurance programs, find out where our students have found success, and discover how to get more involved with the community.
Science Advising Center
230 Ritenour Building
East Wing Second Floor
University Park, PA 16802