Health Professions Application Workshop

The Health Professions Application Workshops are designed to prepare students for the application process for health professions schools.

  • The workshops are recommended for juniors and seniors who are planning to apply the next summer (except pre-pharmacy students, who should attend a Pharmacy School Application Workshop.
  • Attending these workshops is required for students who wish to have the PPAC manage their letters of recommendation. 
    • The PPAC will prepare your letter of recommendation packet for pre-med (MD and DO applicants) who have attended our Health Professions Application Workshop. Click here for more information about this service. 

This two-part workshop series covers:

  1. Recommendations for proper and effective planning for the application process
  2. Logistics, components and details of the applications

1. Fall Semester - Part 1: Planning

Students in their application year should begin planning early, during fall semester.

Topics covered include:

  • Self assessment of your readiness
  • Application timeline and important dates
  • Test preparation 
  • Financial readiness
  • Understanding personal statements and letters of recommendation processes 


This workshop is offered in the Fall semester.


2. Spring Semester - Part 2: How-To

This workshop will focus on teaching students how to compose a high quality application based on their pre-health portfolio. 

Topics covered include: 

  • Reviewing test preparation progress
  • Centralized application services
  • Application components 
  • Selecting professional schools 
  • Refining the personal statement 
  • Transcript process
  • Letter packet process


Workshop dates - RSVP today!

Tuesday, January 23, 12-1:30pm

Thursday, February 1, 8:30-10am

Friday, February 9, 2-3:30pm - WILL BE HELD ON EAST/MEDICAL CAMPUS!

Thursday, February 15,  5-6:30pm

Wednesday, February 21, 3-4:30pm

Monday, March 5, 3:30-5pm

Tuesday, March 22, 3:30-5pm

Wednesday, April 4, 12-1:30pm

Workshop RSVP Instructions

Contact us at 513-556-2166 or to RSVP to a workshop! Please provide the following information: 

  • First & last name 
  • Preferred appointment or workshop date and time
  • M-number (student ID number) 
  • Phone number
  • UC Email
  • Major
  • Pre-Professional Track (pre-med, pre-pharmacy, pre-law, etc.)