Preparing students to make their mark on the world of health care.

Beginning Tuesday, August 21, drop-in hours will be:

Tuesday–Thursday, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.


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Chris Brown

Nursing Student

Odds were against Chris Brown, a nursing major, when he decided to give college a third shot at IUPUI in 2015. Chris originally started as a computer science major at Indiana University in 2000. He found himself to not be successful at IU, saying that he “wasn’t in the right mind-set.” Years later, in 2006, he decided to give college another shot at IUPUI. Continue reading Chris's story . . .

Edith Alanis Guijosa

Dental Hygiene Student

Edith Alanis moved to the United States from Mexico when she was seven years old. Her mother graduated from the equivalent of high school in Mexico, but she was not allowed to further her education beyond high school. Edith’s father joined the workforce after only a third grade education. Edith and her twin sister went through the U.S. school system, starting in the first grade. Continue reading Edith's story . . .

Rachel Palfi

Health Information Management Student

When Rachel Palfi started at IUPUI, she was a pre-radiation therapy major. She had job shadowed a radiation therapist and really felt that the career was something she could see herself doing. Once she decided her major, Rachel says, “I gave it my all my first time around with radiation therapy,” despite being warned at the very beginning how difficult it would be.  Continue reading Rachel's story . . .

A student asking her patient to tell her what issues she's been having.


Office Hours

Monday–Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Call (317) 274-4857 to make an appointment, or schedule an appointment online.

Online & Evening Appointments

Call (317) 274-4857 to schedule an appointment.

Drop-In Hours

Tuesday–Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


The Health and Life Sciences Advising Center is located in Hine Hall (IP) on the second floor in suite IP 241.