Pre-Health Programs

Health Professions Advising offers several ongoing pre-health programs geared towards specific health professions and groups (e.g., first-years, transfers, medicine, veterinary medicine). Whether you are getting ready to apply to health profession programs this spring or just starting out as a pre-health student, there's an HPA program for you!

For more information about each of our programs, check out each program's website, Facebook page, and/or ask your advisor which may be appropriate for you.

HPA Pre-Health Programs
  • Pre-Health Ambassador Network (PHAN)
    If you are a first-year student or someone who has just decided to pursue a health profession, then PHAN is for you! PHAN is a network of pre-health students trained by HPA to provide you with general pre-health information through networking events and workshops covering topics, such as creating timelines, prerequisites, finding pre-health experiences, building relationships with professors, and more. For more information about PHAN, click here.
  • Transfer Pre-Health Mentoring Program (TPMP)
    Being a pre-health transfer student can be challenging, which is why TPMP was created to help you! TPMP is a program made specifically for pre-health transfer students in order to help transfers adjust to and succeed at UC Davis through one of HPA's First-Year Aggie Connection seminar. For more information about TPMP and our seminar, click here.

  • HPA First-Year Aggie Connections (FYAC)
    If you're looking for a seminar to balance out your hard science courses and are a first-year freshman or transfer student, then look no further. For the Fall quarter, HPA is hosting two First-Year Aggie Connection seminars for incoming first-years. These seminars are designed to help students with the transition process to UC Davis and to help students navigate their pre-health path. For more information about our FYAC seminars, click here.

  • Med Prep Program
    Planning to take the MCAT this upcoming summer? If so, then this is the program for you! HPA has partnered up with Princeton Review to provide both MCAT prep and app prep once Saturday per month in this free year-long program. For more information about our Med Prep Program, click here.

  • Summer Pre-Med Bootcamp
    Pre-med and around for the summer? Then join us for an intensive, month-long program filled with MCAT prep from Princeton Review, pre-medical advising from HPA, and weekly field trips to medical schools in the Sacramento and Bay area! For more information about our Summer Pre-Med Bootcamp, click here.

  • Summer Vet-Med Bootcamp
    Pre-vet and around for the summer? Then join us for our Summer Pre-Vet Bootcamp! It will be filled with a ton of pre-vet advising that'll cover topics, such as admissions guidance, exploring veterinary careers, financing your veterinary education, and more. For more information about our Summer Pre-Vet Bootcamp, click here.