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Application for 2021, Class of 2024

Due October 1, 2020 

For application deadlines, instructions, and requirements please review our PTCAS Directory Page

Application process opens Summer 2020

Application Deadline: October 1, 2020

Interviews will be held November 20, 2020 by Zoom appointments 

Please Note: PTCAS processing may take up to 4-5 weeks once all required materials are received.  Therefore, it is recommended that all materials be received by PTCAS no later than August 30 if you would like the opportunity to resolve any issues that arise during the processing period.  If materials are not received by PTCAS prior to August 30, the PT Department cannot guarantee that the application materials will be processed prior to the application deadline.  Therefore, it is in the applicant's best interest to submit all application materials no later than August 30.  For additional information, please refer to the PTCAS Application Instructions: "Processing Your File."


Please contact PTCAS customer service 617-612-2040 if you have additional questions or need assistance.

Please contact the Graduate College for further instructions.


Texas State University

Department of Physical Therapy

DPT Application Timeline for Class of 2024




Deadline for receipt of all application materials to PTCAS. Applications will be considered incomplete if all materials are not received by this date and applicants will be deemed ineligible for consideration for this cycle.

October 1, 2020


Deadline for Department of PT to notify applicants of interview status

November 6, 2020

Zoom interview of qualified applicants for acceptance into DPT Class of 2024

November 20, 2020

Admission Notification:

Deadline for Texas State Department of PT to notify applicants of admission status (accepted, alternate list (wait list), or not accepted)

December 4, 2020

Deadline for accepted students to respond to Texas State Department of PT with acceptance decision (by 5:00 p.m.). Either accept or deny seat or waitlist position offered.

December 14, 2020

Deadline for accepted students to provide proof of completion of any outstanding pre-requisites (submit official transcripts to PT Department office)

May 26 , 2021

Enrollment dates:

Registration for summer and fall semester


March – April 2021


Orientation of DPT Class of 2023 (Attendance mandatory)

May 26-28, 2021

Summer session begins for Class of 2023

June 1, 2020

Financial Aid information *Contact Texas State Financial Aid Office at: 512-245-2315 or

Last day to submit application to receive funding for summer session 2020

March 1, 2021

Last day to submit completed Scholarship application packet to be considered for academic year 2021-2022 (Graduate scholarships are available – see the Graduate School web site – )


February 1, 2021

Last day to submit application for federal funding for academic year 2021-2022

March 13, 2021 (Priority Date. Strongly recommend you submit by this deadline)


June 30, 2021

(Recommend that you DO NOT wait until this deadline)

*Dates are based on current University Academic Calendar and are subject to change.

Due to personnel constraints the Department of Physical Therapy cannot check the status of applications.  Both PTCAS and the Graduate College offer the opportunity for the individual to check the status of their application.  Please use those tools in lieu of calling or emailing our office.  Thank you!