Pre-Health Events and Workshops

▼   Pre-Health 101 September 22nd & 23rd

Interested in knowing how to prepare for a Professional Health program, such as Medicine, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physicians Assistant, Dentistry, Veterinary, Occupational Therapy, or others? 

Attend one of these two workshops and we will discuss majors, careers, and talk about what it takes to get on a great path to your Pre-Health Success. Please bring any questions you have! 

Wednesday, Sept. 22nd at 2:30pm or Thursday, Sept. 23rd at 2:30pm

Academic Services Center Rm 1410 (next to the Mitchell Center)

You can attend in person or via Zoom. 

Please pre-register either way by using this link

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


▼   Pre-Health Application Prep TBA
More information coming soon!


General Pre-Health ResourcesPre-Health Students Walking

▼   Application Information

Letter Packets for Students Applying for Medical, Dental, or Optometry School

To be eligible, students must have a minimum 3.00 University of South Alabama GPA. In addition, students should have no lower than a 3.0 math/science GPA. To apply, please complete the application.

The application deadline is Friday February 5, 2021 at 5:00 pm CST.

***Updated Letter Packet Information - Click Here!***

Please direct questions to Ms. Alison Wood at


Ways to Strengthen your Application

Check out these Graduate and Professional Career Videos to help you prepare and plan. 

▼   Interview Preparation

Check out Career Services for interview tips!

BIG Interview

An online system that combines training and practice to help improve your interview technique and build your confidence - all from your personal computer. 

Some programs use Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs).  Check out the list of programs using this interview method. (Please note this is not a comprehensive list.)

▼   Shadowing & Volunteering

Virtual Shadowing Opportunities for Students:

Here are few virtual shadowing opportunities you can take advantage of to learn more about a variety of Pre-Health fields.





  • Huntsville Rural Pre-Medical Internship is a seven week summer program for pre-medicine students interested in rural primary care. The deadline to apply if usually at the beginning of February each year.