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.

Performing surgery

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

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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

College implements Well-Being Index targeting precision wellness in residents, fellows

The short questionnaire discusses topics including work-life balance, relationships, fatigue and more

College to host second annual Gratitude Day

Faculty, staff and students are invited to pick up a chocolate and share with a colleague they are grateful for

‘Role models matter’

UF College of Medicine celebrates five female trailblazers during Women in Medicine Month

Creating change at every level

UF College of Medicine builds network of diversity liaisons from each department