Prospective Students

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Are you interested in studying at OHSU?

Oregon Health & Science University is a leading academic health and research center that draws in students, scientists and patients from across the country and around the world. At OHSU you will find:

  • Outstanding opportunities for graduate studies across various disciplines from biomedical sciences, informatics, physician assistant studies, healthcare administration and more.
  • Expansive research portfolio and programs.
  • Strong commitment to diversity, inclusion and serving our community. 


At OHSU, we embrace the full spectrum of diversity, including age, color, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. We respect and support diversity of thought, ideas and more.

To fully leverage the richness of our diversity at OHSU, we strive to create, maintain and promote a community of inclusion. Inclusion means we honor, respect, embrace and value the unique contributions and perspectives of all employees, patients, students, volunteers and our local and global communities. It also includes removing barriers to individual success.

For more information about OHSU's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, as well as resources available to students, see the Center for Diversity and Inclusion