If you have US military experience, select your anticipated status at the time of enrollment from the drop-down. Select Not a member of the military if this does not apply.
Indicate whether you've ever been convicted of a felony. If you select Yes, enter an explanation in the field provided. Include:
- A brief description of the incident and/or arrest
- Specific charge made
- Related dates
- A reflection on the incident and how the incident has impacted your life
You may also be required to report one or more of the following types of records directly to your designated programs with details about the judgments or disciplines.
- Arrests/convictions for misdemeanors and felonies
- Adjudication withheld
- Nolo contendere
- Plea bargain
If you are convicted of a misdemeanor or felony prior to admission and/or matriculation, it is your responsibility to immediately inform your program(s).
Indicate whether you have ever been disciplined or placed on academic probation while attending an academic institution. If yes, enter an explanation in the spaces provided.
Select your native language (the language of your birth). If you speak additional languages, click Add Another Language. Then, select the language(s) and the level of your proficiency in each.
Programs fully recognize the importance of diversity in their student body and in the workforce. Accordingly, programs strongly encourage applications from persons from all socioeconomic, racial, ethnic, religious, and educational backgrounds and persons from groups underrepresented in the industry. Select any and all of the options in this section which you feel best apply to you. Please note that OTCAS uses this section for statistical purposes only and it in no way affects your application or financial aid eligibility.
Previous Occupational Therapy Education
Indicate whether you were previously enrolled in a occupational therapy program, regardless of completion. If you select Yes, enter details about the program.
Use this section to describe how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted your preparation for the occupational therapy education application.