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Physician Assistant Application

All PA applicants must apply through the online PA application system CASPA (Central Application Service for Physician Assistants) AND submit an online OCU Supplemental Application. Applicant instructions and the link to the Supplemental Application are found on this page.

The 2020-2021 admission cycle will be available through CASPA from April 30, 2020, through August 1, 2020. All application documents, including the OCU Supplemental Application, must be submitted no later than August 1st.

The PA Program does not have admission and enrollment practices that favor specified individuals or groups.

Application Materials

In order to complete the PA Application, applicants must submit the following:

  • Completed CASPA Application, which includes the following attachments:
    • Transcripts
    • Letters of Recommendation
    • Resume/CV
    • CASPA Fee (determined by # of designated programs)
  • OCU Supplemental Application (including OCU Application Fee of $60)

No attachments or additional documents will be submitted with the OCU Supplemental Application.

The GRE is not required.

Supplemental Application Instructions

The OCU Supplemental Application may be completed at any time during the admission cycle (end of April – August 1), either before or after completion of the CASPA application.

All PA applicants must meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

Steps to completing the OCU Supplemental Application

  1. After clicking the application link (at the bottom).
  2. Create an application username and password (this will allow you to save and complete the application at your convenience).
  3. Select “MPA: Physician Assistant Studies.”
  4. Select term: “Spring 2021.”
  5. Select “Save and Continue.”
  6. Complete the application form, and follow any instructions on the application–you do not need to submit new recommendations (we use all CASPA recommendations).
  7. Submit the application and fee ($60). The fee can be paid by credit card at the time of submission or via check mailed to OCU Graduate Admissions.

OCU Supplemental Application

Complete your application