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Office of student Affairs
The Office of Student Affairs provides a nurturing and supportive environment to prepare students for the demands of a career in Osteopathic Medicine. We strive to cultivate an environment of respect, inclusion, diversity, excellence and service. Creating a trusting and caring culture is at the heart of the Office’s mission.
In addition to coordinating events, services and programs to support the mission and values of CHSU-COM, and promote personal and professional growth, its services include: student activities, student life, academic support, disability services, health and wellness, and more. The Office can also provide referrals to campus and community resources, and handle student concerns.
Through the Office of Student Affairs, students will find connections to the community as they become engaged in service projects, community outreach events, and academic programs and presentations that will serve to enrich their medical school experience.
Student Health & Wellness
Student Affairs Team
Latest Student News & Events
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student life & organizations
Health Sciences Library
CHSU has health sciences libraries within both the College of Osteopathic Medicine and College of Pharmacy buildings. Most of our materials can be accessed via the library website by students, faculty, staff, and preceptors. The library team is available Monday-Friday from 8 am to 5 pm and can best be reached by email.
student health & wellness
Taking care of yourself while attending CHSU-COM is a priority. Mental and physical well-being sets the groundwork for your success as a student and beyond.
Physical Health Services Available to Students
Counseling & Mental Health Services
CHSU Wellness Resources
COM Student Fatigue & Mitigation Program
CHSU-COM is committed to complying with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act, federal laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability, and relevant state law. The Office of Student Affairs supports qualified students with disabilities by determining eligibility and providing necessary and reasonable academic adjustments/accommodations.
Any student seeking accommodations due to disability is required to register by completing the forms below and once completed please email them to Leticia Herrera, EdD, Director of Student Services at firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests for academic adjustments or accommodations can also be emailed to email@example.com.
ADA Accommodation Request Form
ADA Accommodation Verification Form
CHSU-COM ADA Release of Information Form
CHSU Accessibility Services Policy
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
California Health Sciences University (CHSU) strives to provide a campus environment that recognizes, promotes, and celebrates the entire diversity of human experiences. CHSU is committed to welcoming people from all backgrounds, and we seek to include knowledge and values from many cultures in the curriculum, extra-curricular activities, and within our campus community.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at CHSU
Community Events and Awareness Calendar
CHSU Campus Map
Clovis Avenue Building and Resources Map
Alluvial Avenue Building and Resources Map
curriculum & clerkships
CHSU offers our students opportunities to use critical thinking, tackle challenges, and research in our state of the art learning environments.
Student Clerkship Manual
Osteopathic Skills Lab
Financial aid and tuition
We are committed to helping our students and families understand, apply for, and secure financing for their educational journey with CHSU by providing personal assistance as they work through the financial aid process.
residencies and gme
Your connections with CHSU will continue long after graduation. You will play a role in blazing a trail for graduates generations to come. Learn more about those next steps.
student affairs team
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, Enrollment and Accreditation
Leticia Herrera, EdD
Director of Student Services and Assistant Professor of Primary Care
Tom Thao, MEd
Student Affairs Program Manager
Lisa James, LMFT
Behavioral Health Specialist
Stephanie Medina, MEd
Educational Skills Specialist
Holly Rae Lanier
Student Services Specialist
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“the Gateway to the Sierras”
Clovis is known as the “Gateway to the Sierras” and offers shopping, museums, restaurants and art galleries in the quaint Old Town Clovis area, where CHSU is located. CHSU students enjoy the unique combination of high quality of life, affordable cost of living by California standards, and plentiful career opportunities in health care that the Valley provides.”
Financial Aid Office
Non-Discrimination, Harassment Prevention, and Title IX
student tools & services
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