Recent News

WATCH: School of Physician Assistant Studies White Coat Ceremony

Students from the PA class of 2023 will receive their white coats June 3

Mobile Outreach Clinic receives $100k first prize at Florida Blue Foundation’s 2022 Sapphire Awards

The clinic was recognized for its impactful work providing no-cost health care to low-income residents

New UF email retention policy explained

On July 1, UF’s email retention policy will go into effect for remaining UF email inboxes, including UF Health

‘My mom is like a superhero’

Celebrating Mother’s Day with one UF College of Medicine mother-daughter duo

Accreditation Statement

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 sponsored by University of Florida. Accreditation-Continued is an accreditation status granted when a currently accredited program is in compliance with the ARC-PA Standards. Accreditation remains in effect until the program closes or withdraws from the accreditation process or until accreditation is withdrawn for failure to comply with the Standards. The appropriate date for the next validation review of the program by the ARC-PA will be September 2027. The review date is contingent upon continued compliance with the Accreditation Standards and ARC-PA policy.

Mission  |  Vision  |  Values  |  Goals

The mission of the School of Physician Assistant Studies is to educate students to become Physician Assistants that will serve the people of Florida and the nation as part of a multidisciplinary healthcare team in a diverse and ever changing healthcare environment. The vision statement, values and goals can be found here.