Health Sciences Academy (HSA) 

Application information

Apply: See individual program pages listed under the participating schools for application dates and information.

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Eligibility requirements

Eligibility is based on grade and participating school partnerships. Please click on the participating high school information below. 

Program description

HSA is an academic year program that offers participants college-preparedness skills and health careers exploration. HSA participants take a health sciences exploration course that includes interactive lectures from health care workers, a mentoring program with VCU undergraduates and field trips to the VCU Monroe Park and VCU Health campuses.

VCU field trip transportation service is provided. Commitment to full attendance, including an orientation session and closing event, is required to participate.


January - May 2021

Contact information

Jazmin Brown at (804) 628-7605 or 

For program eligibility, location and application information please click on the participating high school information below.