Health Professions Advising Center


Peer Mentors: Support

What is HPAC?

The Health Professions Advising Center provides information, advising, and support for students who aspire to graduate/professional programs in the health professions and wish to enhance their academic and extracurricular preparation. Professional staff and peer mentors are available to guide students as they plan their pre-health professions course work, health related experiences, service work, and research in preparation for applying to programs. We invite you to join this community of pre-health professions students.

HPAC offers:

  • Information about health professions
  • Individual and small group health professions advising
  • Peer mentors
  • Speakers, workshops, conferences and events
  • Graduate/professional school application assistance
  • Email updates
  • Student Resource Room




Sign up to receive information and announcements about upcoming events and opportunities for pre-health students. Please use your UCR email.


Schedule an Advising Appointment

Before scheduling an appointment for advising, you must attend a one-time, one-hour HPAC orientation about health professions preparation and our services.

To schedule an appointment:

  • Call 951.827.6233 OR
  • Stop by the HPAC office in Pierce Hall 1114 (just around the corner from CNAS Advising)

HPAC Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

HPAC Advising Appointments: Monday-Friday 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm

Fall Quarter 2014 Events

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More Information

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Department Information

Health Professions Advising Center
1114 Pierce Hall

Tel: (951) 827-6233
E-mail: hpac@ucr.edu

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