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The 2019 Application Cycle is Now Closed. Please see below for 2020 Application instructions.

Portfolios which have not been accepted for the January 2020 start date will be available from the OT Intent Advisor from Nov 1st, 2019 -April 1st, 2020. Any portfolios not picked up by April 1st, 2020 will be disposed of unless other arrangements have been made.  

2020 Application Process will be through the Occupational Therapy Centralized Application System (OTCAS):

  1. EMU OTCAS application will be open from March 1st and will close June 10th.
  2. Complete and submit an application through OTCAS (otcas.org). Applicants will complete all sections of the application including submitting official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, observation hours, GRE scores, references, experiences, achievements, licenses and certifications. No extra forms are required beyond what is required for the OTCAS application.
  3. OTCAS will review and verify your application. Please note that it may take 4-6 weeks to complete this process and you will want to make sure submitted items have enough time for verification.
  4. EMU OT program will review fully verified applications.
  5. Once verified applicants will receive an email from EMU’s occupational therapy program with instructions on completing the EMU Occupational Therapy Program Administration Fee of $35.
  6. After a review of verified OTCAS applicants who have submitted their administration fee, selected applicants will be asked to complete the online interview through Kira Talent. 

OTCAS Contact Information:

All questions about the OTCAS system should be directed to the OTCAS Customer Service team dedicated to assisting applicants with this process.

Email: otcasinfo@otcas.org (include full name, CAS ID and your questions in detail)

Phone: 617-612-2860

The Occupational Therapy Program is part of the School of Health Sciences, 313 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.4096