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Des Moines University provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to become health care professionals dedicated to maintaining and restoring the health of their patients.

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Upcoming Admission Events

DMU on Tour (All Programs)

Meet with DMU admissions representatives across the country this spring. Check out our travel schedule and see if we’re coming to your school or city!

Discover DMU (All Programs)

Check out campus before you apply. See the labs and lecture halls and visit with current students. This event is perfect for prospective students and pre-health advisors. Learn more about Discover DMU

Health P.A.S.S. (Summer Program for Undergrads)

Des Moines University’s Health Professions Advanced Summer Scholars Program – the DMU Health P.A.S.S. – is a great way for promising college sophomores and juniors to prepare for and enhance their chances of getting into medical school and other health professions programs. Learn more about the Health P.A.S.S. program

DPT Preview (Physical Therapy)

This DPT-specific day is designed for prospective students with an interest in learning more about a doctorate in physical therapy as a potential career, and exposes them to the profession and educational opportunities at DMU. Learn more about DPT Preview.

Podiatry Preview Program

Learn what it’s like to be a D.P.M. student at the Summer Podiatry Preview Program! Prospective podiatry students spend a day at Des Moines University with current podiatric medical students experiencing campus and student life.  Visitors will interact with the Dean as well as participate in several hands-on lab demonstrations making for a full day of educational opportunities that will propel individuals towards a more competitive podiatric application in the future.