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Important Dates for the Physical Therapy Program


The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program in the Department of Clinical & Applied Movement Sciences (CAMS) adheres to a strict admissions process. Important information about the dates of admission, interview, decisions, orientation, etc. can be found in the below chart.


Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)


Entry Term


UNF Application


(both systems)

Interview selections


Final decisions

Meet and Greet


Classes begin

Fall 2018


July 2017

October 16, 2017 October 27, 2017   November 13-17, 2017 December 4, 2017    June 15, 2018 August 16&17, 2018***    August 2018
Fall 2019     July 2018 October 15, 2018 October 22, 2018 February 11-15, 2019 February 28, 2019 June 14, 2019 August 15&16, 2019 *** August 2019



The currently posted application deadline applies to the upcoming fall 2018 application cycle and its related application pool. This deadline is for submissions to both UNF and PTCAS. All deadlines are firm and are considered “received by” dates. Direct any questions to



A Skype or similar platform interview will be required for the top competitive candidates. Interviews will be hosted virtually, during the posted interview week. Please see the Important Dates page for interview dates. Candidates selected for an interview will be assigned a time for an interview based on several factors. Times cannot be changed once assigned. Competitiveness is expected to vary from year-to-year.   



*** These dates are subject to change, based on the University Calendar. Historically, the Orientation happens the Thursday and Friday prior to class beginning in the Fall.