Yo San University Resources for Current Students

Office of Student Affairs

Contact Sean Gates, the Office of Student Affairs at sgates@yosan.edu
Student Affairs provides essential programs and services that enhance your academic success and personal growth. A professional graduate school requires unique approaches and services to assist our students

By fostering a collaborative community rooted in our Taoist philosophy, our programs and services challenge and enable students to become compassionate and responsible citizens and leaders of the campus, local, and global communities by fostering an inclusive, culturally diverse living and learning campus environment.

For information regarding disability services, please refer to the Student Handbook located on the Office of the Registrar’s website.

YSU library: Lawrence J. Ryan Learning Center

When our students need a quiet place to study, or access online research materials.
Visit the YSU Library now.




Academic Advising and Tutoring.

From registration to preparing for licensing exams, helping you navigate the system and mastering the material is our top priority.
Learn more about academic advising and tutoring services.

Registrar’s Office

Register for class, graduation checklists, keep track of licensing needs. Contact the Office of The Registrar at registrar@yosan.edu.






Rewarding Achievement, Commitment, and Persistence.
View our current scholarship opportunities.





Financial Aid and Tuition

We’re here to help you invest in yourself. Here’s the information and contacts to put you on your path.
Get Guidance Navigating Financial Aid and Funding options now.




YSU Student Ambassadors

Service-Oriented Student group devoted to fulfilling YSU’s commitment as a partner to all.
Learn more about YSU Student Ambassadors.



Start of Summer Lì Xià 立夏

May 5, 2021 The Start of Summer or Lì Xià (Chinese: 立夏 ) is the seventh of the 24 traditional Chinese solar terms and the first of summer. Traditionally on this day, the Chinese Emperor would lead his courtiers to welcome the Summer Season, all dressed in red to symbolize hope for an auspicious harvest. […]

DAOM Faculty Scholarships 2019

The DAOM department is pleased to announce the award of two faculty scholarships in the 2019 Cohort. Faculty members Shannon Lawrence and Sheri Jennings will be joining the newest cohort in their exploration of advanced topics in Reproductive Medicine and Healthy Aging. Shannon Lawrence L.Ac. (MATCM Class of 2016) Shannon Lawrence is a California board […]

30th Anniversary Gala Event

Yo San University’s 2019 Annual Fund Raising Gala and 30th Anniversary Celebration was a roaring success! On April 13, guests arrived at the Skirball Cultural Center for a night of festivities. A silent auction of various pieces, including painting and sculpture, was followed by a fashion show with apparel by London based designer Bernice Pan’s […]

Congratulations to Class of 2019


YSU Appoints New DAOM Dean

We would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the work and achievements of Dr. Laraine Crampton in her capacity as DAOM Dean over the past three years. Also, welcome Robert Hoffman, DAOM, L.Ac as the new Dean of the University’s DAOM Program. Robert will assume his new appointment on March 1, 2019.

Live Well Live long – Teachings from the Chinese Nourishment of Life Tradition – a one day seminar with Peter Deadman

  On Oct 26, 2018 Yo San University welcomed Peter Deadman as our honored speaker for the 2nd Annual Blount Distinguished Speaker Event  “Live Well Live long – Teachings from the Chinese Nourishment of Life Tradition” The seminar included early morning qigong, an introduction to yangsheng and a detailed look at the cultivation of mind, body […]

Yo San DAOM Achieves Maximum 7-years Re-accreditation with ACAOM

The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) granted Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine’s postgraduate Doctor of Acupuncture Oriental Medicine (DAOM) program (in English) continuing accreditation for a period of seven (7) years, effective 11 August 2018. Accreditation status and notes may be viewed at: http://acaom.org/directory-menu/directory/. ACAOM is the recognized accrediting agency […]

YSU Community Supports Our Furry Friends

“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi YSU’s core values of compassion and care are distinguishable qualities of the student body. For years now, YSUSA put this compassion in action during its annual Holiday Charity Drive to give back and […]

Celebration of Caring with WISE & Healthy Aging

On Saturday May 12, 2018,  Dr. Daoshing Ni, Dr. Lawrence Lau and Daouia Amrir attended the annual fundraising event of our long-time clinical partnership, WISE & Healthy Aging. WISE & Healthy Aging, a nonprofit social services organization, is the result of a merger in November 2007 of WISE Senior Services and Center for Healthy Aging […]

Integrative Fertility Symposium, IFS 2018, in Vancouver.

Yo San University was represented at the fourth annual Integrative Fertility Symposium, IFS 2018, in Vancouver, British Columbia, in multiple ways. • Dr. Daoshing Ni taught two sessions in the symposium. • DAOM Dean Laraine Crampton and DAOM Program Assistant Cassie Warren welcomed dozens of symposium participants and prospective students at the Yo San University […]

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