2019–2020 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

November 2-3, 2019

This popular weekend trip is covered by the Health Professions programming fee and is free to HP residents. This fall we head to Chicago to visit Lurie Children's Hospital, the International Museum of Surgical Sciences, and take in a comedy show at the famous Second City.

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.

Career Enhancement

HP sponsors workshops CPR training, resume writing for pre-health professionals, and volunteering planning for relevant graduate or professional school applications. 

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.

Public Health Visit

Field trip to Champaign County Public Health District. Learn about intervention on the public health level including epidemiology, wellness and health promotion, and environmental health.

Researchers Initiative

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

Student-initiated Programs

Funding and guidance available to HP students who want to plan their own special programs.