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 Brightspace Orientation 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. 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

Wednesday & Thursday, May 25 to 26, 2022

Business attire is required

More information regarding student policies, academic resources, financial aid, technology, health and immunization requirements and resources, campus safety, off-campus housing, parking, etc., is available in Brightspace (MUSC's course management system). You will be able to access this information upon receipt of your MUSC NetID and password approximately 45 days prior to the beginning of the summer semester. Login instructions will be sent to you via email. 

Useful Links:

PAS Academic Calendar 2021 to 2022 (PDF) 

PA Student Policy Manual
Financial Aid
Immunization Requirements
Laptop Requirements
ADA Resources