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PTCAS Release Statement


In this section, you must review and respond to the following release statements in order to submit your application. Please review these instructions and the content of the statements carefully. It is your responsibility to read and understand these statements before responding to them. If you have any questions regarding these statements, contact customer service at 617-612-2040 for clarification before making your selections.

Pre-Submission Release of Information

Selecting Yes for this release authorizes PTCAS to release your legal name and contact information to your selected programs before you submit your application. Your programs will be able to send you important information about their admissions process before you complete your application.

Advisor Release

Selecting Yes for this release allows PTCAS to release certain information to health profession advisors and health profession advisory committees at schools you previously attended. This information includes some application information, including your GPA, the names of the physical therapy programs to which you applied, and which program, if any, you matriculate into. They will not see documentation such as transcripts or letters of reference.

If you select No, PTCAS will not release your information to advisors. We encourage you to authorize this release, as it is useful to advisors assisting you and other future applicants; however, it will not affect the consideration given to your application.

PTCAS Certification and Authorization Statement

This release serves as a contractual agreement between you and PTCAS. You must agree to these terms to submit your application. These terms indicate that you agree to all content in the PTCAS Applicant Help Center; therefore, it is important to read and understand the instructions therein.

Total Cost of Education Acknowledgement

Indicate that you understand the information about the total cost of education for each degree education program.

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