Pre-Health Programs

In alignment with county, city and campus recommendations, Health Professions Advising will be working remotely by offering phone appointments and workshops via Zoom. To schedule an appointment with an advisor, visit Please visit our the Upcoming Events Page for Announcement and Updates and Facebook page to learn more. If you have any questions, please email

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

  • Upcoming Events
  • Health Professions Advising offers an array of workshops and events each day. To see the calendar of events and access registration links, 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 one Saturday per month in this free year-long program. For more information about our Med Prep Program, click here
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Aggie Connections and Seminars
  • Health Professions Advising offers Aggie Connections and seminars throughout the academic year. Seminars may be health profession specific or cover general pre-health development. Go here for the full list of all Aggie Connections. For HPA-specific connections and seminars, click here.

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