Career Services is open with limited staff on site, with all other staff available virtually.

Due to the high volume of calls, it may be quicker to reach us via email.

Schedule a Pre-Health Appointment

Our pre-health advising team is committed to providing you with support and services for your pre-health goals.

Students and alumni may schedule pre-health advising appointments through Handshake.  Appointment availability is added on a regular basis, up to two weeks out.

Pre-Health Quick Questions will take place Mondays 2pm-3:30pm, Tuesdays 5pm-6pm, and Wednesdays 3pm-4pm EST via phone Please see below for instructions regarding scheduling.

The Pre-Health Newsletter is distributed 1-2 times a week and includes important information about pre-health events and opportunities.  Click here for subscription directions.

A Pre-Health Advising appointment is a 30-minute session with a pre-health advisor to discuss any of the following:

    • Course Planning
    • Extracurricular Activities
    • MCAT and application timing
    • GPA concerns
    • Allied health professions
    • Application Preparation
    • Summer and gap year ideas
    • Veterinary and dental school plans
    • General Questions

All Pre-Health Advising Appointments are scheduled through Handshake or by calling (215) 898-1789.

Pre-Health Quick Questions are a time to speak briefly with a pre-health advisor to ask quick questions.  Quick Questions are held at least once a week during the academic year and an updated schedule can be found on the Career Services Same Day Advising schedule.

    1. During the semester, Pre-Health Quick Questions will take place on Mondays 2pm-3:30pm, Tuesdays 5pm-6pm, and Wednesdays 3pm-4pm.  Appointments will be by phone rather than in-person. Procedures for scheduling an appointment are as follows:
      1. Navigate to Handshake’s Career Center and choose “Pre-Health Quick Questions (Phone)” under either the “Same Day Advising” or the “Pre-Graduate School Advising” categories.
      2. You must provide a phone number where we can reach you.
      3.  If your appointment request is approved, an advisor will call you at your scheduled appointment time.

Pre-Health Advising Staff