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800 W Jefferson
Kirksville , Missouri 63501

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800 W Jefferson St
Kirksville, 63501
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About A T Still University of Health Sciences

A T Still University of Health Sciences, located in Kirksville, Missouri, is a distinguished institution renowned for its dedication to providing outstanding healthcare education. Established in 1892, ATSU is one of the oldest osteopathic medical schools in the United States and has since expanded its academic programs to encompass various health-related fields.

AT Still University embraces a not-for-profit and private model, ensuring its focus remains firmly on the education and well-being of its students. This commitment to fostering an exceptional learning environment is reflected in the university’s sprawling 4-year campus, which offers state-of-the-art facilities tailored to meet the unique needs of health sciences education.

Kirksville, Missouri, the city in which ATSU is situated, provides an idyllic and supportive backdrop for the university. Nestled in the heart of the Midwest, Kirksville boasts a charming small-town atmosphere with a rich heritage and vibrant community. Students who choose to study at ATSU can experience the warmth and friendliness of this close-knit community, while also benefitting from the modern conveniences and amenities of city life.

The university’s primary focus is to prepare future healthcare professionals through rigorous academic programs that provide a solid foundation in both theory and practical experience. ATSU offers a diverse range of degree programs across several disciplines, including osteopathic medicine, dentistry, audiology, occupational and physical therapy, athletic training, and public health, among others.

One of the university’s highlights is its strong emphasis on the osteopathic philosophy and principles of patient care. This approach centers around the belief that the body possesses an innate ability to heal itself, and it places a strong emphasis on preventative medicine and holistic treatment options. Through a comprehensive curriculum and hands-on clinical experience, ATSU’s students are equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to become compassionate healthcare providers who prioritize the overall well-being of their patients.

In addition to its exceptional academic programs, ATSU is also celebrated for its commitment to research and innovation. The university houses various research centers and institutes where faculty and students collaborate on groundbreaking studies aimed at advancing medical knowledge and improving patient outcomes. This fusion of academic excellence and research opportunities ensures that graduates of ATSU are not only competent practitioners but also contributors to the ever-evolving field of healthcare.

While the university remains focused on its core mission of providing top-tier healthcare education, it also recognizes the importance of fostering a well-rounded student experience. ATSU’s campus offers an array of extracurricular opportunities and student organizations that enhance personal and professional growth. These platforms enable students to engage in leadership roles, community service initiatives, and interprofessional collaborations, fostering a sense of camaraderie and enriching the overall learning experience.

AT Still University of Health Sciences stands as a beacon of excellence in healthcare education, cultivating a new generation of compassionate, skilled, and forward-thinking healthcare professionals. Its commitment to academic rigor, holistic patient care, and innovative research distinguishes ATSU as a premier institution, attracting students from across the nation who aspire to make a meaningful impact in the field of healthcare. Through its strong community ties and dedication to fostering the holistic development of its students, ATSU continues to shape the future of healthcare education and practice.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations