Student Spotlight

Zach Wagner, OMS III

Class of 2019

  • Hometown: Napa, CA
  • Undergraduate Studies: Physiology / Developmental Biology, Brigham Young University
  • Clubs and Activities: SGA, Vice President of Student Welfare (Class of 2019)

Why did you choose RVU? I was excited about RVU’s innovative curriculum and quiet rooms for the babies to watch lectures too. What do you like...
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Faculty Spotlight

Brian Schwartz, PhD, MLIS

Director of Library Sciences; Associate Professor of Medical Humanities

  • Hometown: Denver, CO
  • Undergraduate Studies: English and Philosophy
  • Graduate Studies: Masters in Library and Information Science; Doctorate in Information Management

What class do you teach? Evidence-based medicine and a few guest shots in Primary Care Medicine Why did you...
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Alumni Association

AlumniLogo_TransparentThe Rocky Vista Alumni Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity that was established in 2012. It currently has over 400 members across the country.

The Alumni Association provides RVU graduates with an active and united organization, dedicated to the advancement of osteopathic medical education and related health and biomedical sciences. It achieves this through seminars and Graduate Medical Education.

The Association members mentor students, interview prospective applicants, network, and recognize distinguished alumni. It identifies sources of—and educates the public on the need for—clinical rotations, internships, and residency programs for RVU students and graduates.

Also, the Alumni Association offers scholarships to incoming students every year, which is based on the students’ commitment to service.

For more information about the Alumni Association, contact or

To join the Alumni Association:

For your 3 years of residency, you will receive a special discounted rate of only $25 per year. Everyone is encouraged to pay for all 3 years prior to graduation. After the 3 years, dues will increase to $50 per year. You can also become a Lifetime Member for $1000.

Membership Fees

Support the RVU Alumni Association


1. Donate to the scholarship fund:

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