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School of Health Sciences

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

Dean's Office
Human Health Building
(248) 370-3562
inhealth@oakland.edu

School of Health Sciences

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

Dean's Office
Human Health Building
(248) 370-3562
inhealth@oakland.edu

School of Health Sciences

RETURNING TO CAMPUS


We are excited to welcome you back, and are committed to sharing the most up-to-date, relevant information regarding campus operations with COVID-19 protocols for the fall term and beyond. All updates pertaining to the reopening of campus can be found at oakland.edu/reopening-campus
To explore the support services, resources and procedures in place for current and prospective students, visit oakland.edu/support.

Student success remains our top priority. Faculty and staff are working tirelessly to provide all students with a highly engaging, supportive and inspiring learning environment for the fall 2020 semester. This includes valuable in-person connections with our dedicated faculty, cutting-edge research endeavors and meaningful experiential learning opportunities.

HUMAN HEALTH BUILDING

Public computers are not available in the HHB at this time. The Oakland Center has computers available for student use.

ACADEMIC ADVISING  

The School of Health Sciences Academic Advising Office is delivering all services remotely. To schedule your appointment or transfer student orientation, contact the advising office at (248) 370-2369 or shs@oakland.edu. Phone and virtual appointments are most effective when students have access to a computer or other device and a strong internet connection. When scheduling an appointment, choose a time that permits this, and if it is an issue, please contact your adviser. 

CLINICAL EXPERIENCES AND EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING


Plans are being put in place for the return of clinical experiences, internships and practicums for undergraduate and graduate students. Courses are being evaluated and approved for safe site readiness. With the support of our external community partners, students will collaboratively put knowledge into tangible, real-world action to make a difference in the lives of others.

We look forward to a rewarding academic year - in purpose for health. 



LEARN ABOUT US

Built upon the foundations of the natural and behavioral sciences, the School of Health Sciences (SHS) transforms students into leaders, connects theory to best practices, and impacts the needs of communities.

Identify your career choice through our foundational model.

The School of Health Sciences provides a supportive environment for students, faculty, staff, and partners across a broad array of health interests.

Through exciting clinical and community-based opportunities we pursue innovative learning, meaningful service and vibrant research endeavors in health and wellness.

Explore our noteworthy accomplishments

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Welcome to the School of Health Sciences. We are a community of health advocates. We lead change in health and wellness. We face challenges while building solutions. We are in purpose, for health.

As the Dean, I am proud of the supportive environment we offer for students, faculty, staff and partners pursuing innovative learning, meaningful service and vibrant research endeavors through our knowledge model.

Going through school at Oakland University really taught me the importance of perseverance toward achieving my goals. I loved learning with different faculty members and students from different walks of life.

Since graduating from the School of Health Sciences, I was accepted to the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine where I know I was prepared very well. I had a strong foundation of clinical knowledge that put me at an advantage compared to my classmates.

One of the key things that caught my eye at Oakland University is that it is close to home, it’s right in my backyard, and with the School of Health Sciences here, it just allows you to have an awesome opportunity to go into a lot of different professions to help people, and I’ve always known that’s what I wanted to do, so that’s what really drew me to this school in itself is that it’s going to allow me to display my passion.

During my undergraduate degree, I took an intro to community health class. The professor that taught this class was so passionate about the topic and each topic spoke to me and one day I had this ah-ha moment and I knew this was what I wanted to do with the rest of my life.

In the School of Health Sciences, we serve over two thousand students, through distinct community-engaged programs. Built upon the foundations of the natural and behavioral sciences, the Oakland University School of Health Sciences transforms students in leaders, connects theory to best practices and impacts the needs of community, in purpose for health.