2018–2019 Health Professions Programs

In addition to the programs listed below, there are three other living-learning Communities in Urbana South. Global Crossroads, Intersections, and WIMSE (Women in Math, Science, and Engineering) also offer many programs and events that you as a Health Professions resident are invited to attend. The majority of Housing programs are open to all residents.

Annual Trip

September 29–30

This popular weekend trip is covered by the Health Professions programming fee and is free residents. This fall we will visit IUPUI in Indianapolis, IN for a tour of the medical school campus and to hear a panel of current medical students. We'll also visit the Indiana Medical History Museum.

The Beckman Connection

Go on a special tour and attend a reception at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology. Learn about the incredible research going on at Beckman, meet the faculty, staff, and students involved, and find out how you can you can get into research! Tours/receptions happen three times a year.

Dinner and Conversation with Professors

Faculty members trek over to the residence halls to join us for dinner and informal conversation in the Florida Avenue Residence Halls Library. Their advice is eye-opening, their stories unique, and their research inspiring.

Researchers Initiative

Open to any student in HP, Global Crossroads, Intersections, and WIMSE. See the Researchers Initiative page for more information.

Student-initiated Programs

HP Peer Mentors organize programs relevant to students interests in health professions. Past programs have included CPR, volunteering events, and workshops on getting into professional school.