Pre-Matriculation Program

For current DYC students who wish to successfully matriculate into a health profession program

Are you a full-time D'Youville student who would like to major in a health profession? The Pre-Matriculation Program can help eligible students matriculate into one of six health profession majors or psychology and sociology majors who are interested in pursuing graduate programs in: behavioral health (i.e., clinical or counseling psychology, clinical social work, and/or marriage and family therapy).


  • Through the mandatory Saturday Academy, held on the DYC campus, learn study skills, time management techniques, while honing your leadership skills.
  • Gain knowledge of a variety of health professions careers
  • Stay on track academically, through one-on-one personal mentoring
  • Receive a stipend based on your participation and attendance
  • If needed, gain additional academic assistance in your coursework through personal tutoring

All students in the Pre-Matriculation program complete a total of 120 hours or more in the structured Saturday Academy.

How Do I Apply?

We are currently not accepting students for this program..


To learn more, contact Ericka Morley-Soto.

HCOP is funded by a grant from the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions.

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