Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Physician Assistant Program

Military Applicant Policies

The Northwestern University Physician Assistant Program welcomes applicants who have served in the armed forces. Special admissions policies may apply with respect to the evaluation of military transcripts, since credits earned may not have been completed at regionally accredited institutions.

Transcript evaluation policy

For other military coursework (e.g. Basic Training, classes taken during regular service), read and consider the following process carefully for coursework outside prerequisite requirements, as credit evaluation my carry additional fees.

Resources & on-line transcripts:

Colin O'Connor, Class of 2016

Pictured: Colin O'Connor, Class of '16
Photo Credit: Bruce Powell

Article: From Military to Medicine, Profiles of Students/Trainees Who Have Served