Pre-Health Advising

COVID-19 Update: The Health Professions Advising office will remain open virtually throughout Spring 2020 with normal hours and is available to help all students who are interested in pursuing a health profession. As of Friday, March 13th all advising appointments will be conducted via phone. Appointment times will be scheduled using the same links found below each individual advisor’s name.
Our in-person programming for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester has been canceled. Please read our weekly newsletter and check our website regularly for more information about online programming and webinar events.


We understand that many students will have questions regarding how the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic may affect their semester, experiential opportunities, testing and other academic issues pertaining to the pursuit of a health career. Please visit our new FAQ page for information on resources and our advisors' responses to common questions. 

The HPRC registration and process through which we support Tufts students and alums applying to health professions school is not changing. Read here to learn more about it. 


Registration for first-time applicants to the Health Professions Recommendation Committee is now closed. Reapplicants can register with us between April 15 and May 15 by emailing Letters for reapplicants are due June 1, 2020.

If you are interested in pursuing one of the health professions after graduation, we offer information, advice and support to help you plan your curriculum and find health-related internships. We can also help you work through the application process for medical, dental, veterinary and many other health professions graduate schools. We are supplement to Tufts academic advisors -- here to work with you one on one. We also offer workshops and programs for pre-professional students.


Carol Baffi-Dugan
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Amanda Stone
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New slots are posted online each Wednesday evening for the following week only.
(Students who fail to cancel an appointment within 24 hours and do not show up will not be allowed to make a second appointment that semester.)

Our Mission

To support and encourage students as they explore the health professions and prepare competitive applications to apply to graduate professional school. We work holistically with students to assist with self-assessment and research into healthcare professions; foster self-directed learning; encourage both curricular and extracurricular growth and development; and stress the importance of integrity, responsibility and professionalism.