Prospective Students

Information for prospective students of PNWU.

Traci Mikasa

"Everyone at PNWU is passionate about helping in any way they can. Our professors literally walk the halls at 8, 9, or even 10 o'clock at night to ensure that we can ask any questions we may have in person! "

- Traci Mikasa Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Osteopathic Medical Student - 3rd Year
Josh Albright

"Being a student at PNWU is more than just being a medical student: it's being a part of a very unique and close-knit group. We spend the majority of our time with each other, and the help and support from one another is amazing. At PNWU, education is not a competition; it's a united goal."

- Josh Albright Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Osteopathic Medical Student - 3rd Year

Application Process

The major criteria for rating applicants are academic excellence, commitment to osteopathic primary care, commitment to practice medicine in an underserved area, and personal characteristics. 

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Admission Requirements

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine program applicants are considered on their intellectual ability, scholastic achievement, commitment, and suitability to succeed in the study of osteopathic medicine.

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Visit PNWU

PNWU is rich in diversity, embracing an enticing mixture of breathtaking landscape, culture, and fresh opportunities that surround us in the valley of Yakima, Washington.

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Extracurricular Activities

Get Involved! There are a variety of ways to enrich your educational experience at PNWU. Here are some of the opportunities.

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