Numerous Annual Events in the SAHP
The School of Allied Health Professions hosts prospective students, parents and advisors for a day of information and exploration. Faculty members present on their profession and how UNMC School of Allied Health can help students reach their career goals. Current SAHP students give tours of UNMC and offer an insider view of what it is like to be a student in the School of Allied Health Professions.
The purpose of Orientation is to provide you with a clear introduction to life at UNMC’s School of Allied Health Professions. The central focus is to facilitate your transition into professional education within the context of the School of Allied Health Professions and your particular department. New students will also participate in our online orientation program, which contains all pre-enrollment requirements to complete such as: background check, immunizations, surveys, program specific forms, registration instructions, and course lists.
The Professionalism Ceremony is a rite of passage for students in the School of Allied Health Professions to begin their professional program or clinical encounters with patients. The ceremony focuses on professionalism, encompassing the concepts of ethical behavior, compassionate care, and service to others.
Food for Thought
The Office of Student Affairs provides “brain food” for students during finals week. Join us for a student break!
Multicultural Seminar Series
The School of Allied Health Professions hosts a series for students, faculty, and staff to engage in discussions around topics that assist you in becoming a compassionate caregiver to people of all backgrounds. You will have the opportunities to ask questions and discuss topics in a safe non-threatening environment.
Convocation is a celebration of the successful completion of a professional program in UNMC's School of Allied Health Professions. Commencement is the actual graduation ceremony, usually held the following day.