See your advisor to

  • Determine what health career is right for you
  • Evaluate your strengths and weaknesses and help you to understand expectations
  • Identify gaps in your preparation and help you get back on track
  • Assist you in developing a back-up plan
  • Gain access to important information from freshman year through the application process and beyond
  • Connect with campus and community resources that provide opportunities for clinical, volunteer, and leadership experiences
  • Receive consistent guidance, support, and encouragement
  • Assist you in making your professional school applications complete and competitive
First and Second Year Advisors in DePaolo Hall

Contact an Advisor

Pre-Professional Drop In Advising
Begins Monday, January 12 - 10:00am-12:00pm - University College
Drop in for a 1-on-1 advising meeting with a Pre-Professional Advisor on Mondays & Thursdays 10:00am-12:00pm while classes are in session. No appointment needed.

Pre-Professional Programs Advisors
Jemilia Harrison

Jemilia Davis, M.Ed.

Academic Advisor: Pre-Professional Programs

DePaolo Hall Room 1003

(910) 962-3845 |

Geoff Zuckerman

Geoff Zuckerman, M.A., C.H.E.S.

Academic Advisor: Pre-Professional Programs

DePaolo Hall Room 1003

(910) 962-3018 |

Pre-Health Faculty Advisor
Dr. Tim Ballard

Timothy A. Ballard, Ph.D.

UNCW Pre-Health Advisor

Professor - Biology and Marine Biology

Dobo Hall Room 115

(910) 962-7263 |

Pre-Law Faculty Advisor
Dr Stephen Meinhold

Stephen Meinhold, Ph.D.

UNCW Pre-Law Advisor

Professor - Public and International Affairs

Hoggard Hall, Room 173

(910) 962-3223 |

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