Health Professions Programming

Throughout the academic year, a number of activities and meetings are held for students interested in the health professions. During the meetings, information is provided about courses, internships, externships, national trends in the health professions, presentations from health professionals (including alumni of Lafayette), and field trips to health professional schools or fairs, etc.

In November, a special information session for juniors, seniors, and alumni who intend to apply to a health professions school is held. If you plan to apply to a health professions school, please contact to let us know of your interest.

Health Professions Resource Library

A health professions resource library is located in 101 Scott Hall, the Skillman Library, and the Gateway Career Center in 201 Hogg Hall.  To access our current list of references, please click here.

Gateway Career Center – Gateway Program

As early as your first year at Lafayette, you are encouraged to work with a Gateway Pre-professional Adviser in the Gateway Career Center. Throughout your studies at Lafayette, the program helps you plan and accomplish important career objectives, including opportunities for internships and externships in the health professions, résumé advice, and assistance in selecting a health professions career. Contact the Gateway Career Center at (610) 330-5115 to make an appointment.

Landis Community Outreach Center

Students interested in public and community service activities should contact the Landis Community Outreach Center, 115 Farinon Center, (610) 330-5553.

Information on Summer Opportunities