Texas Tech University

Your Pre-Health Orientation Advising Folder

Information in this folder is for students who have declared a degree-granting major -and- have pre-health interests.

If you have not yet declared a degree-granting major, your PPHC orientation advising folder is available HERE.

Before RRO

To make sure everything goes the best it possibly can, here are some things to do prior to attending your Red Raider Orientation Advising and Registration Session: 

Online Modules

  • Individual modules inlcude some videos and some light reading
  • Will take around 60-90 minutes to complete
  • Must be completed prior to your scheduled RRO for your Orientation hold to be resolved.

Prepare for Registration

Explore PPHC RRO Websites

Reach out to your PPHC Advisor

  • Email or schedule an appointment with your assigned PPHC Advisor to get any pre-RRO pre-health questions answered!

During RRO

An example schedule for Summer 2022 RRO sessions is available for first year students HERE and transfer students HERE. Below are some highlights and clarifications for pre-health interested students who have already declared degree-granting majors:


Opening Session

  • Also in the Student Union Building
  • All should attend

College & Major Advising

  • Following the Opening Session
  • Attend the welcome and advising sessions for your degree-granting major college, not the PPHC Welcome.
  • Times and locations will vary (check your schedule and email for more information)

Pre-Health Information Session

  • During the afternoons of Day 1 at first year sessions
  • Student Union Building, Senate Room
  • Find out all you need to know about being pre-health in a degree-granting major and make sure you're ready to go for advising and registration on Day 2!


  • Times and locations will vary (check your schedule and email for more information)
  • Attend the registration assistance provided by your degree-granting major, not PPHC registration sessions.

Individual Drop-In Pre-Health Advising

  • Following registration with your degree-granting major
  • 1:00-5:00 p.m. (central)
  • 347 Drane Hall
  • PPHC Advisors will be available for drop-in advising
  • As needed

After RRO

To follow up on a fantasitc RRO session, here are some things you can do after attending: 

Check-In with Your PPHC Advisor

Raider Welcome

  • To Be Announced

Advising Materials

Registration Resources