2014-2015 Student Handbook and Catalog

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Welcome to Rocky Vista University

The educational philosophy of the College is founded on these principles:

  • Early Clinical Exposure for the Student Doctors
  • Active Learning in an Interactive and Collaborative
    Learning Environment
  • Utilization of an Integrated Curriculum to yield the
    knowledge, skills and competencies required of a graduate osteopathic physician
  • The education of holistic, ethical and professional osteopathic physicians to meet the needs of underserved populations
  • A commitment to the Principles and Philosophy of Osteopathic Medicine in its actions and educational offerings

The College incorporates into its mission and into its actions a commitment to community service along with its commitment to improving the health and wellness of the patients it serves and expanding access to quality health care for underserved patients.


RVUCOM campus tours are offered periodically and require no registration for you to attend. If you are interested in a transcript evaluation, please sign up for one of our Tour & Transcript Reviews, where transcript evaluations are scheduled at 15 minute intervals before and after the tour.

Tour and Transcript Review Schedule: 

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Tuesday, July 7th, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Tour Only Schedule: 

Wednesday, May 20th, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Friday, June 19th, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

To schedule a tour or transcript review, please email

Please refer to the Admissions page for information on upcoming visits in your area.