How to Apply

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications for admission will begin annually on November 15th with classes beginning in May of the following year. The deadline for submitting application is January 15th and all applications received after will not be considered.

  1. Complete the application apply through the UConn Graduate school at
  2. Transcripts:  Please submit official transcripts for all academic work to the Graduate School when you apply.  Please note for those individuals who will complete course work in the Spring semester of the admission year and are admitted into the program you will be required to send a final official transcript to the Graduate School.

The Whetten Graduate Center, Second Floor

University of Connecticut

438 Whitney Road Extension, Unit 1152

Storrs, CT 06269-1152

     3.  The following items should be uploaded directly into the online Graduate Application:

  • Personal statement (500 words or less)
  • A resume of not more than two pages
  • CT Residence Affidavit
  • GRE scores (University of Connecticut institution code: 3915)
  • TOEFL (international students)
  • Unofficial transcripts of all collegiate work completed to date
  • Contact information for two references/recommenders.  One of your recommenders should be a physical therapist or healthcare professional.
  • Description of physical therapy observations, volunteer work or employment experiences
  • Information on prerequisite coursework and grades


The admissions committee will review only completed applications and support materials received by the deadline.