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Application Timeline

Steps Time/Deadline
OTCAS and JMU Graduate School Application open July 22, 2021
Early Decision Applications Due (all materials) August 21, 2021
Early Decision Notifications End of October 2021
Regular Decision Applications Due (all materials) December 1, 2021
OTCAS verification deadline
Transcripts due
January 10, 2022
Copies of fall semester unofficial transcripts January 10, 2022
Regular Decision Notification Spring 2022
Commitment response ($500) deposit due Within two weeks of receiving an invitation
Mandatory on-campus orientation Late May 2022
Classes begin June 2022

*If an applicant is accepted to the Program, a non-refundable $500 deposit is required to hold a seat in the incoming cohort. This payment must be made by the deadline. Those applicants who matriculate into the OT Program will have the deposit put towards their tuition.