Who We Are

The renowned faculty, generous donors, active alumni and student body at University of Western States (UWS) are integral to our world-class learning environment. We are known for faculty who have worked as health care professionals; they have the experience, the drive and the heart to pass their knowledge on to you. Our donors generously help us perpetuate our rich tradition of academic excellence, while our active alumni network provides support, guidance and career enhancement. And your fellow students strive to foster a collaborative learning environment that often results in lifelong friendships. All are committed to a rigorous, evidence-informed approach to learning and place special emphasis on whole-person health care.

Interested in learning more about student life, what our alumni are up to after graduating or background information about our incredible faculty? Click on a photo in a category of your choice to read more and get to know students, alumni, faculty and donors.


With more than 1,000 students on campus and online, UWS students are a diverse and dynamic group that come from a variety of personal and professional backgrounds. Click on a photo to learn more about the student experience.


Get to know UWS alumni from all of our programs and gain some insight into what the future may hold after graduation. Click on a photo to learn more about some of our amazing alumni.


The faculty in each program at UWS are here to help our students succeed. They bring a wide array of experiences and knowledge to the community and are always open to discussing their individual research and field advancement projects. Click on a photo to learn more about some of our active faculty. To view all our faculty, visit our university directory.


Donors are an integral part of the UWS community. They provide gifts of service, time, knowledge, student referrals or financial support to help UWS build and continue a legacy of excellence. Click on a photo to learn more about some of our donors and why they give.