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OTA Interview and Essay Writing Session Information

All applicants must participate in an on-campus interview and writing session as stated in the OTA application requirements.


The 2014 interview dates and times are below. The sign-up sheets for the interview dates and times are now available in Caldwell 140. The sign-up sheets will be available until March 28, 2014. Please come by during the following times:
Monday - 12 pm - 2 pm and 4 pm - 5 pm
Tuesday - 8 am - 10 am and 1 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday - 12 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday - 1 pm - 5 pm
Friday - 9 am - 11:30 am

Interviews will be by individual appointments ONLY. You will not be allowed an interview if you have not scheduled an appointment. Interview appointment times are in 15 minute intervals on the following dates:

Tuesday, April 1, 2014
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM and 12:00 Noon to 3:00 PM

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM and 12:00 Noon to 3:00 PM

Interviews will be held in Caldwell Hall Room 210. Students must be outside Room 210 in Caldwell Hall at least 10 minutes prior to their scheduled interview.

Students who are not present at their designated time will not be interviewed. Make-up interviews will not be allowed without a VALID excuse.

The interview session will consist of a professional interview. Students should dress accordingly.



The mandatory Essay Writing Session will take place on:

Thursday, April 3, 2014
12:00 Noon – 1:00 p.m. in Caldwell 239

All applicants must attend this session. Students will not be admitted to the writing session if they are late.

The writing session will consist of writing a short essay on a provided topic. Paper will be provided for the writing session, but applicants must bring a pen or pencil to the session.

If you have any questions about the Interview and Essay Writing sessions, please contact the OT department at 342-1610 or meredith@ulm.edu.

Check back often for updates as information is added.