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Physician Assistant Studies New Student Information

Welcome to the Division of Physician Assistant Studies. You are joining a community of outstanding clinicians, instructors, and scholars, dedicated staff and students who share a commitment to personal and professional excellence and compassionate patient care.

We ask that you carefully review the CHP New Student Orientation in Moodle as well as the links provided below. This information is designed to ensure that your transition into your new program goes as smoothly as possible.

I know that you will be an asset to our program, and I am sure you will have an enjoyable, exciting experience on your journey to becoming a physician assistant. We look forward with great anticipation to seeing you on Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 in the College of Health Professions. Additional information about the program orientation and classes will be provided for you as the date of your matriculation nears.  


Helen Martin


Helen Martin, DHSC, PA-C, DFAAPA  
Assistant Professor and Division Director
Division of Physician Assistant Studies

New Student Orientation

On-campus Orientation:
Wednesday & Thursday, May 22 to 23, 2019

Check-in Location:
College of Health Professions, 151-A Rutledge Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425

Business attire is required

Useful Links:

PAS Academic Calendar 2019 to 2020 (PDF)
PAS Academic Calendar 2018 to 2019 (PDF)
PA Student Policy Manual (PDF)
Financial Aid
Immunization Requirements
Laptop Requirements
ADA Resources