Make an Appointment

Steps to Follow

Welcome! New to the university? See our 2021 Orientation Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Advising Office Overview.

1. Join our Newsletter 

Is this your first time meeting with someone from our office? Email from your UConn email address to request to be added to our emailing list.

The Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental ListServ is our main method of communicating information about pre-health professional opportunities, events, and resources both on campus and off campus to interested students.

2. Attend a Group Advising Session

Group advising sessions are intended to serve as an orientation to the Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Advising Office for incoming first-year students or any student new to a pre-medical/dental track.

All students are expected to have first attended either a live or virtual group advising session or viewed a recording of a group advising session in its entirety prior to requesting a one-on-one appointment with an advisor.

    To view a recording of a group advising session from the 2020 — 2021 academic year, click here.

    [Group advising sessions will resume during the 2021 — 2022 academic year. To attend a group advising session, please respond to the Group Advising RSVP form so that we have a record of your attendance. All sessions will take place at]

    3. Make a One-on-One Appointment

    If you have met the criteria above and have specific questions you’d like to address, then we welcome you to request a one-on-one appointment with an advisor from the Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Advising Office. To “meet” our advisors ahead of time, make sure to check out our advisor profiles.


    All one-on-one pre-dental advising appointments during the summer should be made by emailing Dr. Thomas Abbott directly. His email address is

    [Appointments during the academic year should be made with Dr. Thomas Abbott at His fall advising hours will be available just prior to the first day of classes.]


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