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Physician Assistant Studies program resources

Student Program Manual expanding section

The purpose of this manual is to delineate student policies and procedures for the program. UWL PA students are responsible for understanding and adhering to these policies and procedures which are reviewed and updated annually.

If policies or procedures change during the academic cycle, the program director will notify students in writing.

UWL graduate student resources

Graduate students should be aware of resources available as well as the policies and guidelines impacting graduate education. Links to this much of this important information are available below. If you can't find what you need below, please contact us, gradstudies@uwlax.edu

Academic policies expanding section

Graduate students must adhere to university policies as well as program specific requirements. Information on various university graduate student policies and forms is available on the Graduate Studies website via the link provided. 

Please check with the Graduate Program Director for information on academic policies specific to the Physician Assistant program.

Equity resources expanding section

The Office of Equity and Affirmative Actions provides resources for policies and procedures in regards to discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

The Office of Title IX and Compliance is responsible for providing information and resources relating to sexual misconduct policies.

 

Campus resources expanding section

Graduate students at UWL have access to numerous campus resources. Below you will find links to many of the offices providing services for grad students.

ACCESS

 ACCESS

Do you have a documented disability? The ACCESS Center can help you get the accommodations you need. 

Admissions

 Admissions

Our Admissions staff can answer your questions as you prepare to apply for graduate school at UWL.

Campus Climate

 Campus ClimateCampus Climate is a leader in efforts to create a positive climate for the UWL campus and beyond.

Counseling & Testing

Counseling & TestingCounseling & Testing promotes students' emotional, academic, social, and cultural growth.

Financial Aid

 Financial Aid

Financial Aid is committed to answering questions about how you will cover the costs of your graduate education. 

OMSS

  OMSS

Multicultural Student Services uses a holistic development approach to promote academic, leadership, personal, and social development.

PRIDE Center

 PRIDE Center

The Pride Center advocates for and supports LGBTQ+ students and educates the campus community.

Rec Sports

 Rec Sports

UWL Rec Sports helps you stay active, meet new people and reduce your stress levels.

Student Support Services

Student Support Services

Student Support Services works to promote student success and foster a supportive institutional climate.

Veteran's Services

 Veteran's Services

Our Veteran's Services team will assist your transition from military to university life.

Grants & scholarships through Graduate & Extended Learning (GEL) expanding section

Graduate and Extended Learning with support from the Academic Initiatives Differential Allocation Committee, and the Graduate Student Organization work to provide funding opportunities for our graduate students. The grant writing and scholarship competition processes involved also serve as unique professional development opportunities for students.

Visit the program's Financial Aid page for additional scholarship opportunities.

Representation - Make your voice heard, get involved expanding section

As a graduate student, you are eligible to serve on campus committees and to run for Student Association. University involvement can be an important professional development experience during graduate school, we encourage you to check out the opportunities on our Get involved page!

PA specific engagement opportunities

  • Prospective students
    • Undergraduates interested in eventual application to PA school should consider involvement in our Pre-Physician Assistant club. Visit our site to learn more about this club.
  • Current graduate students
Students with their Little Free Library project.
Not sure where to start? expanding section

Graduate & Extended Learning is dedicated to helping graduate students from application through commencement. We are here for you throughout your UWL journey. Email your questions to gradstudies@uwlax.edu