President’s Message

Welcome to University of Western States! Since 1904, our institution has been a worldwide leader in the education of health care professionals. We are pleased that you are interested in becoming a part of our community.

At UWS you will find a unique array of academic programs designed to prepare students as experts in the disciplines of integrated health care. From our world renowned doctor of chiropractic program, to our master’s and doctoral programs in human nutrition and functional medicine; sports medicine; sport and performance psychology; naturopathic medicine; and clinical mental health counseling, our evidence-informed curricula are solid and progressive.

All academic programs at UWS incorporate the most current scientific studies with core clinical education, integrating basic and clinical sciences with the art of providing compassionate and competent patient-centered health care.

Our students consistently demonstrate academic distinction, deliver exceptional service to their professions and provide the highest quality health care. UWS is proud of the leadership and rich heritage we contribute to enhancing health and well-being.

The future of health care thrives at UWS. We focus on interprofessional and interdisciplinary education, preparing highly competent professionals to provide effective and efficient patient care and to promote healthy lifestyles. UWS graduates exemplify the skills and attributes necessary to meet our individual and collective responsibilities to society.

In electing to share the UWS vision, you make the best choice available in integrative health care education. I wish you the best as you pursue your dreams and achieve your personal vision.

joseph brimhallJoseph Brimhall, DC, FICC