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Now that You've Been Admitted to
The School of Health Professions


Through your dedication to your academic goals and with the support of family, friends and faculty, you are about to embark on a new challenge. We in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs join your faculty in welcoming you to a new family of individuals who are dedicated to your educational and professional growth and success. Our team of four superior staff in ASA will take care of your academic and clinical training needs throughout your time at UTMB. Feel free to contact us at (409) 772-9411. No matter whether you need directions to a class or have questions about your financial aid, we are here for you.


Marlene B. Salas-Provance, Ph.D., MHA, CCC-SLP, FASHA
Professor and Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

Important Student Notes

You should have or will receive a formal letter of acceptance, by mail/email from the department. Please carefully read through this letter and complete all department specific requirements.

To ensure your matriculation is complete please use the downloadable checklist below to complete all university required items before you arrive for New Student Orientation and classes.

SHP Newly Admitted Student Checklist (last updated 5/2/17)
Please visit the SHP New Student Orientation page for dates and information.

We look forward to meeting you in person and extending a warm UTMB welcome.

UTMB School of Health Professions
Office of Academic and Student Affairs

University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77555-1136
Phone: (409) 772-3030 | Fax: (409) 772-1550