Health Professions Advising

Health professions advising supports you each step of the way as you explore and pursue a career in the health professions.

Preparing for Health Professional School

Barnard students and alumnae interested in pursuing a career in the health professions or considering graduate school in health fields such as medicine, dentistry, nursing, veterinary medicine, optometry, or physical therapy, work with our office to explore, prepare and navigate the application process. 

Getting Started

Attend a Pre-Health Overview Session
Discover what it means to be a pre-health student at Barnard.

Join AdviseStream
A developmental advising tool designed for pre-health students. Activate your account, set up your profile, explore opportunities, and plan for your future.

Getting Started as a Pre-Health Student at Barnard
Find out how to get started.

Stay Informed

Join our Listserv  
Simply create your AdviseStream account, set up your profile, and you're good to go! 

Follow us on our Pre-Health Blog
Stay up-to-date on the latest announcements, events and resources

Check out our Calendar of Events
Join us at an upcoming event.

Calling All Cycle 2019 Applicants! 
Cycle 2019 opened on October 25, 2018. Please click here for more information.



From the Pre-Health Blog

Nov. 20
Project Healthcare is the NYU School of Medicine's annual summer intensive clinical experience. The program...
Nov. 20
The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a free summer enrichment program focused on improving access to information and resources for college...
Nov. 15
SUNY Optometry's Winter Open House is a great opportunity to explore the profession by meeting faculty members, learning what it is like to be an optometry student by interacting with current...
Nov. 14
Columbia's Summer Public Health Scholars Program (SPHSP) is currently accepting applications until January 31, 2019.This program is a partnership between Columbia University College of Physicians and...
Nov. 8
Part I of Barnard’s Committee Application is due on November 15, 2018 (for first-time applicants). If you plan to apply to medical or dental school in summer 2019, please make sure to:Set your...