Educational Resources Designed With Student Success in Mind
SCNM is proud of creating an environment and a support system that promotes student learning, program progression and career development. SCNM offers students the Doctore’ Development Center, a tutoring center where students can receive quality tutoring on any subject, a 5,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art medical library and more than 17 student study rooms for group and team-based learning.
Our faculty and administration includes a full-time learning specialist dedicated to student learning and program progression, a dean of faculty and instruction, and a director of assessment–all devoted to a continually improving, vibrant program of study that is delivered through quality instruction. Finally, SCNM leads the profession with a full-time career services director who is dedicated to connecting graduates with that dream career.
Visit our Academic Affairs Leadership page for more information on our team of experts.
Student Right to Know
The following provides prospective students, current students and community members with information, facts and figures about Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM). Privacy, right-to-know, student retention, program completion, career statistics and crime statistics, special services for disabled students, and other institutional information can be found here. Learn More »
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Relocation, Housing & Employment
Nearly 70% of SCNM students are from out-of-state and relocate to the sunny, beautiful Tempe area. With close proximity to Arizona State University, there are many affordable, convenient accommodations available. There are also several opportunities for students to work at SCNM during school to help defray tuition costs. Learn More »
Medical school is a time of great change and personal growth. It can be satisfying, exciting, and sometimes challenging. For many students, there are times when all the demands and excitement may feel overwhelming. We understand that students can benefit from supportive services and strives to accommodate student needs. Therefore, SCNM personal counseling services to students free of charge. Learn More »
Academic Advising can assist you with your plan for success. The Academic Advising Office provides support with student schedules, academic course sequencing, advanced standing and special schedules. Learn More »
In Fall 2014, our library will quadruple in size when it moves to the new 47,000 sq. ft. building on campus. Designed with your needs in mind, the library offers you a place to study, read and research, and will also have private rooms for group studying, lounge seating, modular study carrels and computer stations. Learn More »
The Doctoré Development Center, a formal tutoring center staffed by upper-class students, provides free one-on-one tutoring on specific course content, study skills, time-management, and general advice. Learn More »
Your health is important. Whether you are looking to manage stress, experience the medicine, prevent future illness or simply feel your best, we’re here to support you. As a student at SCNM, you’ll receive deep discounts at our on-site SCNM Medical Center, medicinary and lab. Learn More »
Our learning specialist, Dr. Marnie Whitley, will help make your academic experience the best it can possibly be. Learn More »
SCNM gives you access to the nation's largest ND job database, allowing you to find the perfect match for your skills and lifestyle. This is a great opportunity to expand your skills in a new setting or see new parts of the country. It is the mission of the SCNM Career Services Office to provide resources, assistance and to guide students to applicable conferences, clubs and activities that reflect their desired areas of interest, providing the best chance of landing that dream job. Learn More »