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 Inspire
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 Inspire (formerly known as 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

Feb. 21
Barnard students are welcomed to attend the Student National Dental Association's (SNDA) Spring Impressions Program to be held at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine.  This unique...
Feb. 20
The Science Fellows are a subset of the Writing Fellows program for Fellows with an academic background in science. These Fellows are pursuing majors in a large variety of subjects, but have taken...
Feb. 19
Join Beyond Barnard for Writing for Health Professions Applications: Revision on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at 6:00pm. In...
Feb. 18
Dr. Elan D. Louis, Professor of Neurology at Yale School of Medicine, is hiring full-time, paid post-baccalaureate trainee(s) for the neuroepidemiological study RULET (Risk Factors Underlying...
Feb. 18
Have questions about how to find an undergraduate research position? Wondering what conducting research means for your future? Join Beyond Barnard and the Network of Pre-Medical Students for a panel...