The HSPP is designed to be a “pathway” to admission to the health sciences programs at UMMS. Accordingly, the fees are competitive. Fees are assessed in fall and spring and are $110 per credit. Full-time students (12 credits per semester) are assessed $1,320 per semester. Students must provide evidence of medical insurance while matriculated in the HSPP. Alternatively, students may purchase health coverage from UMMS at a total cost of $4,399.00 (health insurance = $3,702.00; health fee = $697.00). Financial assistance is available through our Financial Aid office (UMass Medical School, room S1-844, (508) 856-2265 or (877) 210-2238 or contact Shawn Morrissey (email@example.com), Director of Financial Aid.