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Welcome to the University Health Professions Office

Although UTSA does not offer any health professions programs, the University Health Professions Office provides advice and support to UTSA students interested in pursuing careers in the health professions. Our office services include assistance with academic preparation for undergraduates, post-baccalaureate students, non-degree seeking students, and alumni, as well as information about exploring health careers, application procedures, and entrance exams. Students are encouraged to seek advice and consult with the UHPO advising staff early in their college career.


Location, Contact and Hours

The UHPO is located at the Main Campus (Multidisciplinary Studies Building, Room 3.03.14).

The front desk of the UHPO is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

You can reach us by phone: 210-458-5185, fax: 210-458-6637 or by email:

Appointments and Walk-ins

To schedule an appointment with an advisor please call 210-458-5185

***You must be signed in 20 minutes prior to the ending time for that session***

Walk-in advising times are subject to change and are intended for brief and general questions only.

Walk-in Advising Times (pdf)

During the Spring 2016 semester, the UTHSCSA School of Nursing and Health Professions will be offering walk-in times in the UHPO. PDF below shows weekly walk-in times.

SON and SHP DATES (pdf)

For this reason walk-ins are restricted to 15-20 minute sessions.  For individual academic advising please make an appointment by stopping by our office (MS 3.03.14) or calling (210-458-5185).  For brief general questions, call or email (

Upcoming Events & Workshops

We have scheduled two application workshops for those applying to medical, dental and veterinary medicine programs this cycle.
Location: BSE 2.102 (above Einsteins Bagels)

Date: April 19, 2016 or April 20, 2016

Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

***You only need to attend one session. No RSVP required.

Our Staff

Director Dr. Alan Vince
Assistant Director Dr. Roxanna Nelson
Health Professions Advisor I Tracy Hunt, M.Ed.
Administrative Associate II Lupe Wilbon