John R. and Kathy R. Hairston College of Health and Human Sciences

Frequently Asked Questions

Applicants will be notified once their applications are verified by CASPA

All transcripts and all courses must be submitted prior to submitting the CASPA application.

The absolute application deadline for the 2024-2025 application cycle is September 1, 2024. No exceptions will be made.

The alternate/wait list will stay active until one month prior to the start of classes in the fall of 2025. Applicants will be notified if they are placed on the “wait list”.  Once the list is deactivated applicants will also be notified of their final status.

A seat deposit of $1,000.00 is required for all students who plan to accept their seat.

A background check and drug screen will be required upon acceptance to the program.

A competitive applicant is one meeting the minimum requirements for admission and has a personal mission that aligns with that of the university and the PA program.