Prospective Students

Welcome Prospective Students!

Please take time to look at our Frequently Asked Questions and peruse the remainder of our site. Don't miss the student research page and make sure to subscribe to our newsletter.

Don't hesitate to email Dr. Kristen Hughes, VIPER's managing director, at if you have any questions.

If you're able to visit campus, please let us know so we can meet you and answer any questions you have about the program. See this page for details.

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