Physician Assistant Studies New Student Orientation


The Department of Physician Assistant Studies welcomes and congratulates you on your admission to The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

New Student Orientation is designed to help answer questions you may have, and provide you with information about campus resources, programs and services. You will also get the opportunity to build a network of resources that can help you start your UTMB journey on the right path. All Students are required to participate.

What to expect at orientation

  • Information about the University and the school will be provided.
  • Key university and school officers will be introduced.
  • Information about various UTMB services will be provided. Representatives of the areas will be introduced, and they will provide information about the services offered.
  • Students will have the opportunity to meet other new students, as well as faculty and staff in their areas of study.

Orientation Schedules & Additional Information

Orientation Date : July 1, 2024

New Student Checklist

Student Guide for the UTMB Immunization System

Visit the UTMB Student Health webpage to review the immunization requirements ( Look specifically under Student Information then FAQs Immunizations and Titers.