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For questions regarding any of the following events, please contact us at recruitment@usuhs.edu

Health Professions Expo

The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and the Health Professions Scholarship Programs will host a Health Professions Expo on Friday, November 30, 2018 at the Gaylord National Harbor Convention Center in Oxon Hill, MD.  High school and undergraduate students with an interest in health careers are invited to attend. The Expo will include hands-on activities, panel presentations, practical demonstrations, and individual consultations by experts in their fields.  Admission is free, but registration is required.

Health Professions Expo Sign Up

Travel/Parking Options

Gaylord Lot (on-site parking)

0 -­ 1 hour: $12.00
1 -­ 3 hours: $24.00
3 – 24 hours: $30.00

$10 vouchers are available

St. George Garage (nearby)

0 -­ 1 hour: $3.00
1 -­ 2 hours: $6.00
2 – 4 hours: $12.00
4 – 24 hours: $18.00
Lost Ticket: $18.00

On-Street Metered Parking 

2-hour parking until 6pm, $3 per hour

Public Transportation

Visit https://www.wmata.com/schedules/trip-planner/ to view routes/fares with Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, Waterfront Street, Oxon Hill, MD as the destination.

National Harbor Circulator

Free parking at Tanger Outlets or MGM and take the National Harbor Circulator for $5: http://parking.nationalharbor.com/wp-content/uploads/3.1.17-New-Circulator-Schedule.pdf

Hours of Operation: Monday – Saturday: 11am – 9:00pm and Sunday: 11am – 7pm

Stops include: Downtown National Harbor (St. George Blvd. & Waterfront St. Bus shelters) Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, Tanger Outlets National Harbor, and MGM National Harbor.

Cost: $5 for an all-day pass. Cash, credit card, and pre-purchased vouchers accepted.


Medical School Virtual Open House 

The Office of Recruitment and Admissions periodically hosts a VIRTUAL Open House typically lasting one hour.  This event is for anyone interested in learning more about a career in military medicine but is unable to travel to our university.  Find out what our medical school has to offer, speak with our Associate Dean for Recruitment and Admissions, and ask our current medical students your questions, all from the comfort of your own home!  
The next scheduled Virtual Open Houses are listed below.  There is no charge but advance registration is required.  Register online to participate in either of these events.

Virtual Open House Registration Form

Make sure you select SUBMIT at the end of the form.  Your confirmation will be displayed on the screen after you submit your form.

Upcoming Dates For Virtual Open Houses

If you are not able to attend any of our Open Houses, view the video of a Virtual Open House here.

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:00 PM (EST) - Sign up Deadline Due: Monday, November 12, 2018, 11:59 PM (EST)

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 7:00 PM (EST) - Sign up Deadline Due: Monday, January 14, 2019, 11:59 PM (EST)


Medical School Admissions Open House

Periodically, the University welcomes prospective students for tours of the campus and medical school. The Open House is a scheduled event running from 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. In cooperation with different departments at the university, the Office of Recruitment and Admissions coordinates several Open Houses, encompassing a presentation by the Associate Dean for Recruitment and Admissions, an Admissions Brief by the Director or an Admissions Counselor and a student panel with current USU medical students. There may also be an opportunity to view the movie "Fighting for Life", take a tour of the facilities or participate in a hands-on activity for small groups.

Family and friends are welcome to attend (ages 12 and above). All visitors will have to provide their full name so we can expedite access through base security. Dress is professional casual with comfortable walking shoes. No open-toe shoes.

A light lunch is provided.

The next scheduled Open Houses are listed below. There is no charge to attend, but pre-registration is required. Register online to attend either of these events.

Open House Registration Form

Make sure you select SUBMIT at the end of the form. Your confirmation will be displayed on the screen after you submit your form.

Upcoming Dates

Friday, December 14, 2018 - Sign up Deadline and Base Access Forms Due: Friday, November 16, 2018, 11:59 PM (EST)

Friday, March 08, 2019 - Sign up Deadline and Base Access Forms Due: Friday, February 15, 2019, 11:59 PM (EST)

Friday, June 07, 2019 - Sign up Deadline and Base Access Forms Due: Friday, May 17, 2019, 11:59 PM (EST)

Friday, July 19, 2019 - Sign up Deadline and Base Access Forms Due: Friday, June 28, 2019, 11:59 PM (EST)


Release Form

Everyone attending the Open House is required to submit a Release Form. Prior to your visit, email your form to secnav.recruitment@usuhs.edu.

Release Form

Base Access Requirement

Read and follow the SECNAV Form and Encryption Wizard Instructions to insure base access. Forms must be filled out for ALL guests, age 18 and up, who will be accompanying or transporting you beyond the base gates. The SECNAV 5512 form must be emailed to secnav.recruitment@usuhs.mil by the registration deadline date. Forms cannot be submitted more than 30 days before the Open House.

If you have a current DoD CAC, DoD TESLIN (military retiree ID, military dependent ID, reservist ID, etc), you are NOT required to submit the SECNAV 5512 Base Access Form.

  1. SECNAV 5512 - Base Access Form (Read instructions carefully before filling out the form.)
  2. Submitting Your Base Access Form Instructions