First Step Sessions

Your First Steps

The Fall 2018 application cycle is now closed. No First Step Sessions for future admission cycles will be scheduled until after June 1st, 2018.

first step studentsOn-campus First Step Sessions are the recommended “first step” for anyone seeking admission to the University of Minnesota Program in Occupational Therapy.

A first step session agenda includes:
  • A definition of Occupational Therapy
  • Career outlook
  • Prerequisite courses and expectations
  • Application process
  • Profile of previous accepted students
  • Options for health careers
  • Course planning strategies

Bring questions; there will be time to answer individual concerns. Due to limited seating, reservations are required. You may register for Twin Cities information sessions at the Health Career Center website. Our admissions specialist can meet with students on an individual basis by appointment after they have attended an on-campus or online First Step meeting.

Health Careers Center, 2-565 Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455

Twin Cities scheduled dates for 2017

Visit the Health Careers Center web site for information and dates of our Twin Cities OT First Step sessions.

Register for a Twin Cities First Step Session Here

Moos Tower

University of MN-Rochester, 388 University Square
111 South Broadway
Rochester, MN 55902

Rochester scheduled dates for 2017

  • Future dates to be determined

Register for a Rochester First Step Session Here

Virtual First Step Session

A virtual First Step Session will be available after June 1st, 2018. If you have any questions, contact cahpinfo@umn.edu.