Wednesday, March 29, 2023 | 4 – 6 p.m. | Villanova Room, Connelly Center 

Co-hosted by the Health Professions Advising Offices of Saint Joseph's and Villanova Universities, the Philadelphia/Main Line Health Professions School Expo is free to all pre-health students in the region. Pre-registration is encouraged, but walk-in registration is available at the event.

More than seventy programs attend the expo, providing an opportunity for students and alumni to connect with representatives from medical, dental, podiatry, physician assistant, physical therapy, occupational therapy, veterinarian, optometry, audiology, nursing programs in addition to armed services scholarship, test prep, medical scribe, and other field experience programs. Attendees can walk from table to table to meet one-on-one with program representatives. Doors open at 4 p.m. Check-in opens at 2:30 p.m.


"Professional School Admissions Directors Panel" pre-fair session

3 – 4 p.m. | Connelly Center Cinema

All students and alumni are invited to attend this panel Q and A session with regional professional school admissions directors to get your questions answered about application review, personal statement “dos and don’ts,” interviewing, and more.

  • Liesel Copeland Director of Medical Education and Admissions at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Menty Bayleyen, Senior Director of Admissions, Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
  • Kari Shotwell Executive Director of Admissions at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Aimee Viggiani, Director of Professional Program Admissions, Saint Joseph’s University


"Accepted Applicant Panel" post-fair session

6 – 7 p.m. | Connelly Center Cinema

All students and alumni are invited to attend this panel Q and A session with accepted applicants from the current 2023 cycle to hear about their experiences with application preparation, test prep, interviewing, and more.


Business/professional attire is expected for attendees (NO athletic/leisure wear). Light refreshments will be available.



Pre-registration Form

Office for Undergraduate Students, SAC 107