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Virginia University of Oriental Medicine is pleased to announce that its Masters of Oriental Medicine Program has been accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM).

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Start the journey to become one of tomorrow’s compassionate and skilled healers through the Master’s Program in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. read more


Learn more about VUOM’s affordable healthcare and services as well as many educational opportunities at our student clinic. read more


Learn about upcoming deadlines and requirements needed to start your path towards a career in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. read more

Open House Invitation December 16, 2015

  • Date : Wednesday, December 16, 2015
  • Time : Starts at 07:00 PM
  • Address: Virginia University of Oriental Medicine
    9401 Mathy Dr. Fairfax, VA 22031


Please reserve your seat by noon on December 16, if you plan to attend.

PS. Attendees will receive a voucher for a complimentary treatment
at VUOM and will be invited to sample a few herbal summer cooling
and energy-enhancing teas with an explanation of their properties.

A snapshot from our last Open House Event


  • Admissions Deadline:

December 18, 2015 (Applicants with transfer credits)
December 25, 2015 (Applicants without transfer credits)

CNT Certification Workshop

Saturday, 2/20/2016 9:00am – 5:00pm
Location: VUOM
Detail: Successful completion of the CNT course is one of the requirements for National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) certification.

CNT Certification Workshop

Professional Billing Seminar by ACUCLAIMS

Saturday – Sunday, 10/24/2015 – 10/25/2015 8:30am – 5:00pm
Location: VUOM
Saturday: Beginning Insurance Billing
Sunday: Coding & Documentation Essentials

Billing Seminar by ACUCLAIMS


Saturday, 10/24/2015 11:00am – 1:00pm
Location: VUOM
Detail: Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day is observed annually on October 24. It is part of an effort designed to increase public awareness of the progress, promise, and benefits of acupuncture and Oriental medicine.


Presentations and workshops

Positive Aging Fair
Date & Time: Thursday, October 29, 2015 From 8:30 AM – 3 PM
Location: Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax, VA 22031
Details: Visit our booth at the Positive Aging Fair
For more info and sign-up, please click

Positive Aging Fair

Past Presentations and workshops


Natural Living Expo
Date & Time: Sunday, September 27, 2015, 10:00 AM – 07:00 PM
Location: Fairview Park Marriot and Conference Center
3111 Fairview Park Dr., Falls Church, VA 22042
Details: Join VUOM’s Booth # 793, Featured VUOM Presentation,
“The Heart of the Matter – Role of Oriental Medicine for Heart Health”

Pathways Natural Living Expo
Shepherd Center Presentation
Date & Time: Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 10 AM – 11 AM
Location: Unitarian Church of Fairfax
2709 Hunter Mill Rd, Oakton, VA 22124
Details: Join our presentation on acupuncture,
“Acupuncture Through the Ages”
For more info and sign-up, please click

Shepherd’s Center of Oakton-Vienna


Community Outreach

VUOM holds monthly health seminars to enrich our community’s health and educate them about Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Upcoming Health Seminars



Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Day is a special day to discover, experience and learn about Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Register Now!


Tai Chi & Qigong Practice

Virginia University of Oriental Medicine (VUOM) Student Council would like to invite you to a free Qigong and Tai Chi practice behind the school in the herb garden. All current students and the general public are welcome to participate in this event. Find out more at www.vuom.org and register! Register Now!


Compassion  Affable  Rational  Experienced  Scholarly

VUOM is a leader in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine education in terms of curriculum design as well as our approach to Integrative Medicine. We regard each student as an individual and strive to help them discover their talents and styles of learning so we may support the achievement of their educational and occupational goals. The tools for a lifelong study of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine are developed while in school and students are encouraged to indulge in the rich vastness of the medical giants that have come before us.


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DC – Northern Virginia

VUOM is located in Fairfax, Virginia, which is known to be one of the safest and most tranquil places to reside in the United States. Here, we have great opportunities for students to discover and learn about American history and cultures while visiting magnificent historical places and living in a healthy environment.

Medical Facilities in the Area

VUOM is located among the best health facilities in the country. Please check out some of the world-renowned institutions in our area.


Need some time to relax? Washington D.C. area offers some of the most sought- after cultural experiences in the country! The area is packed with activities for all ages, and everything is just a few metro stops away.