Admissions Mission Statement

The College of Health Professions strives to promote a culture of diversity, equity and inclusivity. Our responsibility is to train health care professionals who can effectively serve communities reflecting the rich diversity of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Diversity is an imperative in our recruitment practices, which are designed to create a student body that is diverse in terms of background, identity, and lived experience. We endeavor to create influential health care practitioners and leaders who are committed to eliminating health disparities. We conduct comprehensive, holistic review of all applicants bringing together students who are motivated, resilient leaders committed to our values and goals.