Why become a Gator pa?

#21 Among PA programs, ranked by U.S. News & World Report. Read more about our program to see why.

About our program

#1 Physician Assistant has been ranked as best health care job by U.S. News & World Report. Read more about our school.

About the PA School

60 New students accepted each year. If you are interested in becoming a physician assistant, we recommend that you join a pre-physician assistant organization while an undergraduate.

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1.8% One of the lowest attrition rates in the country. Students and faculty work together to ensure that we have a positive experience both in and out of the classroom, that we have the tools we need to succeed.

Student Information

50 YRS The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the University of Florida Physician Assistant Program

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UF PA Surgical Residency Program

Application information for the 2022-2023 year. Deadline to apply is April 15, 2022.

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ALMUNI SPOTLIGHT

UF PA helps uninsured patients

Leon Chen serves as a physician assistant for the Mobile Outreach Clinic and says healthcare isn’t a privilege. It’s a right. (Katie Hyson/ WUFT News)

Photo provided by Katie Hyson/ WUFT News

College Calendar

Upcoming Events

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Getting involved

If you are interested in becoming a physician assistant, we highly recommend that you join a pre-physician assistant organization while an undergraduate.

Recent NEWS

Rounds of applause: Fall 2022

Recent awards and achievements of the UF College of Medicine community

Courses in technical skills for AI in medicine coming soon

The lessons will teach the programming skills and analysis required for deeper understanding of AI

Honoring veterans at the UF College of Medicine

Students, faculty and alumni discuss their service and altruism ahead of Veterans Day

UF College of Medicine celebrates second annual Gratitude Day

Faculty, staff, students and trainees recognize their peers with tasty thank-you treats