Admission Timetable

Application open in OTCAS: July 16, 2020
Application close: February 7, 2021
Interviews: March & April 2021
Notification of acceptance: April & May 2021

July/August 
The University of Nebraska Medical Center OT program participates in the Occupational Therapist Centralized Application Service, known as OTCAS. Applicants must apply online using the OTCAS application. See application on the  OTCAS website. Please be aware that it can take up to 5 weeks for OTCAS to complete the review and verification of your application. Students are encouraged to apply early. 

January 15 
Suggested submission of OTCAS application to insure adequate processing time and verification by OTCAS. 

February 7 
Final application deadline to submit OTCAS application. Final deadline for all application materials, including transcripts, and references to be received by OTCAS. 

March/April
There is a multiple-step process including submission of supporting material. The admissions committee will review the entire application when selecting applicants to interview. These interviews will take place in March and April. .

April/May
Notification letter sent to all applicants for the inaugural cohort following approval by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education.

July 15
Entering students must have completed all required course work and submit official transcripts.

Mid-August
Classes begin         

Questions? 
Please contact: CAHP Enrollment Management and Student Affairs,  Email  or 402-559-6673