The Uniformed Services University is surrounded by park-like woodlands in Bethesda, Maryland. Our campus is adjacent to the National Naval Medical Center and across the street from the National Institutes of Health. USU's central location, in the heart of a bustling science community and just miles from Washington D.C., grants students unparalleled opportunities to work alongside renowned scientists in cutting edge laboratories.
In addition to the wonderful scholarship opportunities, students also engage in a variety of extracurricular activities that enrich the USU experience and enhance the diversity of campus life. Athletic activities such as soccer, rugby and hockey foster a healthy dose of friendly competition while student interest groups provide opportunities to learn about medical specialties like aerospace medicine, surgery, family medicine and undersea medicine. At USU there are many clubs and organizations that span a variety of hobbies and interests.