- Future Students
Physician Assistant Program - Application Timetable
|Application period opens||June 1*|
|Application period closes||November 1**|
|Personal interviews (by invitation) (rolling)||October-March|
|Notification of acceptance||October-May|
|Classes begin||mid to late August|
Selected applicants are invited for interviews and offered class positions on a modified rolling basis. Typically there are five interview dates for each application cycle, with 16 applicants invited for each date.
*Applicants are encouraged to apply early. Applications are reviewed only if they are complete (including the entire CASPA application; the SLU supplemental application and processing fee; and TOEFL iBT scores, if applicable). Completed applications are reviewed in the order received.
**All electronic application materials must be submitted to CASPA no later than Nov. 1 to be considered. All paper application materials (including official transcripts and references) must be submitted by Nov. 1. Applicants whose native language is other than English must take the TOEFL iBT by Nov. 1.
Applicants are encouraged to complete the application with CASPA in a timely manner. Once beginning the online process, applicants are advised to follow through promptly with requests for transcripts and references. Large gaps of time between the initiation of the application process and its completion are discouraged.