Motivated to be a positive force in our rapidly changing world? Interested in discovering new ways to help people truly live their best, healthiest lives, regardless of age or ability?

The College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign creates leaders in these spaces, offering plentiful opportunities for undergraduate students to work with world-class researchers and faculty and engage in powerful hands-on collaboration with our communities in the field. We do top-tier work in life-enhancing disciplines such as kinesiology, public health, speech and hearing science, and sport/tourism, and our graduates go on to satisfying careers full of discovery and impact.

Make a big move forward—learn more about what you can do at AHS.

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Meet AHS Students

Kinesiology doctoral candidate explores yoga for pain management

To doctoral candidate Stephanie Voss, chronic pain treatment and yoga have more in common than we think.

Stephanie Voss

Pritzker tells RST students: Stay in Illinois

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker says the state is ripe for a tourism and recreation boom.

J.B. Pritzker with RST students

Student-built startup helps places stay booked

RST senior Sean Chang has been charting a different path for his final year—by building his own business.

Sean Chang

SHS, RST students volunteer at 'MedFest'

Students from SHS and RST took time out of their fall break to help the event run smoothly.

Natalie Gustafson, 2nd year Audiology student, performs a hearing test on a child at MedFest, hosted at the Wintrust Sports Complex.

Fesemyer races toward her next challenge

While Paralympian Jenna Fesemyer keeps up her competitive pace, she’s also racing toward her next professional challenge: obtaining a Ph.D.

Jenna Fesemyer

Patient to practitioner

Third-year audiology doctoral student Kaley Graves missed the first week of classes, but she had a great excuse.

Kaley Graves

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