Location: Rivera Library, B03 (Lower Level) | Tel: (951) 827 - 6233 | Email: hpac@ucr.edu

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Welcome to 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 coursework, health-related experiences, service work, and research in preparation for applying to programs.



Pre-Health advisors assist UCR students and alumni by preparing students for a career in the health professions. Learn More


Workshops & Events

Workshop/event series is a way for students to gain additional information about various steps and processes of being pre-health at the UCR. Learn More



Preparing for a career in the health professions is about learning and mastering skills and about abilities and values that help you throughout your life. Learn More



HPAC can aid you in making the tough choices about careers and schools, and help you navigate the sometimes complicated application and admissions process. Learn More

Upcoming Events

Visit the HPAC YouTube Channel for additional pre-recorded video training sessions

Health Professions Workshop

Before scheduling an appointment for advising, you must attend a one-time, one-hour HPAC Introduction to Health Professions Workshop.

Frequently Used Resources

HPAC Course Sheet

*GPA Calculator

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Please see the table below for Fall 2023 HPAC Ask an Ambassador hours. Click on the link for the time you'd like to enter the Zoom meeting. Please note that AAA Hours are offered virtually on Mondays and Fridays and in-person Tuesday through Thursday.

Winter 2024 HPAC Ask An Ambassador Schedule
Time Monday
9:00am-10:00am Mia   Ethan T.    
10:00AM - 11:00AM  Karim     Catherine L.  
11:00AM-12:00PM Karim   Heathe Catherine L.  
12:00PM-1:00PM Kathryn   Dr. Mericle
1:00PM-2:00PM         Kathryn
2:00-3:00PM Ethan T. Mia Sepand   Ethan W.
3:00PM-4:00PM Catherine C. Alfredo Sepand   Alfredo 
4:00PM-5:00PM Catherine C.   Ethan W.    
5:00PM-6:00PM Kenneth        Kenneth

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