Essentials sessions

We offer essentials sessions in:

Essentials Sessions are designed for undergraduate and post-bachelor students pursuing pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-PA, and pre-nursing, pre-optometry, pre-veterinary, pre-health sciences, or pre-OT.  Held year-round, essentials sessions will familiarize students with the required and recommended prerequisite coursework, major and minor selection, extracurricular activities and healthcare experiences, professional exploration, the application timeline, and other helpful campus resources.

Pre-Medicine

Pre-Med advisors request that you attend an Essentials Session prior to scheduling a one-on-one appointment.

Sessions will be held either in-person or via Zoom. In-person sessions will come with schedule checks. Signing up is recommended. A reminder email will be sent 24 hours before the event.

Summer '24 Sessions

Thursday, May 30 at 3pm in the University Advising Center 

Monday, June 3 at 3pm in the University Advising Center 

Tuesday, June 11 at 10am in the University Advising Center 

Tuesday, June 18 at 10am in the University Advising Center 

Monday, June 24 at 3pm on Zoom

Friday, July 19 at 1pm on Zoom

Thursday, July 25 at 2pm in the University Advising Center

Sign up for a Pre-Med Summer Session

Pre-Dental

Pre-Dental advisors request that you attend an Information Session prior to scheduling a one-on-one appointment.

Sessions will be held either in-person or via Zoom. Signing up is recommended. A reminder email will be sent 24 hours before the event.

Summer '24 Sessions

Wednesday, May 29 at 6pm on Zoom

Wednesday, July 10 at 2pm in the University Advising Center Computer Lab

Wednesday, July 17 at 1 PM on Zoom

Sign up for a Pre-Dental Summer Session

Pre-Physician Assistant

Pre-PA Essentials sessions are geared towards students taking undergraduate level coursework at Wayne State in order to apply to any Physician Assistant program in the country. Pre-PA students need to attend an Essentials meeting prior to scheduling a one-on-one appointment. Non-WSU students planning to transfer to WSU are welcome to attend. Please note: These meetings are not an overview of the College of Pharmacy and Health Science Master's in Physician Assistant Studies program.

Sessions will be held either in-person or via Zoom. Signing up is recommended. A reminder email will be sent 24 hours before the event.

Summer '24 Sessions

Tuesday, June 18 at 5pm on Zoom

Wednesday, July 17 at 3:30pm on Zoom

Sign up for a Pre-PA Summer Session

Pre-Nursing

These sessions are designed to share the "essentials" of a competitive application to the College of Nursing.  Each session includes suggested resources and experiences that pre-nursing students can use as they prepare their applications.  The session includes supplemental materials review at the College of Nursing Information Sessions.  

Sessions will be held either in-person or via Zoom. Signing up is recommended. A reminder email will be sent 24 hours before the event. All of the winter offerings have been completed. 

Summer '24 Session

Tuesday, May 28 at 4pm on Zoom

Tuesday, June 18 at 3pm on Zoom

Thursday, July 25 at 4pm on Zoom

Thursday, August 22 at 3pm on Zoom

Sign up for a Pre-Nursing Summer Session

Pre-Optometry

All sessions will be held via Zoom. Signing up is recommended. A reminder email will be sent 24 hours before the event. All of the winter offerings have been completed. Please check back for fall essentials session dates. 

 

Pre-Veterinary

All sessions will be held via Zoom. Signing up is recommended. A reminder email will be sent 24 hours before the event. All of the winter offerings have been completed. Please check back for fall essentials session dates. 

 

 

Questions?  Contact us at premedadvising@wayne.edu