Pre-Health Advising

Simmons University Pre-Health logo

Simmons offers Pre-Health coursework that provides strong preparation for admission to medical, dental, optometry, podiatry, veterinary, and physician assistant programs.

Any student on a Pre-Health track may meet with the Pre-Health Advisor in addition to their PLAN or major advisor.

Current Simmons students interested in a Pre-Health track should click the button below to fill out our Pre-Health Interest Form; this will ensure you are added to all forms of Pre-Health communication. The link will take you to a module that is required to be considered a Pre-Health student. It will take 10-15 minutes.

Pre-Health Registration

Schedule an Appointment with Pre-Health Advising:

Current Students

To schedule an appointment with Pre-Health Advising, please schedule an appointment with Alysha Harn via Starfish.

  1. Log in to Starfish using your Simmons ID and password.
  2. Under "My Services", click on "Academic Advising (Undergraduate)".
  3. Select "Alysha Harn", then click "Schedule Appointment" and " Pre-Health Advising".
  4. Select a reason for meeting and find an appointment time that works for you!


Please contact [email protected] to schedule an appointment with a Pre-Health Advisor

Meet the Staff

Megan Ludlow
Assistant Director of Advising
[email protected] 

Alysha Harn
Pre-Health Advisor
[email protected] 

Dr. Jennifer Roecklein-Canfield
Professor, Department of Chemistry and Physics
Faculty Pre-Health Advisor
[email protected] 

The Pre-Health Library

The Pre-Health Program has free test preparation books and various other resources available to borrow. Check out our library in the Center for Student Success!

Pre-Health Instagram

Follow us on Instagram to stay up to date on current Pre-Health Events! You can find us under @simmons.prehealth.

Let Us Know How You're Doing

Take our Alumni survey to join to keep us up to date and let us know if you'd be interested in alumni panels or interviews. This will also add you to our Alumni email list, so you can receive additional resources during your growth years!

Alumni Survey