Applications are accepted online only and must be received by the Office of Enrollment Management by Jan. 15 of the application year. The online application is available beginning July 1 until the application deadline.
A complete application includes the online documents, all completed observation forms*, all transcripts and the non-refundable $25 application fee. Students are strongly encouraged to complete the application submission well before the deadline date whenever possible. All supporting documents should be submitted to the address below. Any questions related to a submitted application or receipt of support documentation should be directed to:
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*Observation Hours adjustments due to COVID-19.
As we continue to monitor the coronavirus (COVID -19) and associated restrictions, our priority is the safety and well-being of our applicants and for the medical institutions who are committed to providing excellent care to our fellow Mississippians. While we must continue to uphold the integrity of our admission process, we also recognize the need to offer some flexibility as related to in person observation hours.
Please note that when it is possible to obtain in person observation experiences, we encourage you to do so. Nonetheless, the following exceptions have been established for earning observation hours.
Observation hours for the 2020-2021 OTD application cycle shall be accepted as follows:
Once the minimum number of hours is complete, applicants should upload the in person observation form(s) and the entire virtual observation reflection document together in one combined file/attachment to the admission application in Workday.