DPT Orientation Information
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
DPT Class of 2018 Orientation Dates: July 14-16th
Immunization requirements for ALL UNTHSC students can be found here. You will receive an email with information about submitting your immunization records through Certphi, MyRecordTracker. Additionally, Tuberculosis Testing (PPD) is provided annually through the Student Health Clinic Personnel. The Student Health Clinic will notify your class via email with date, time and location details.
All incoming DO, DPT and PA students must attend. Please click here for more information on White Coat Ceremony.
Additional offerings include Digital Textbooks and specially priced Microsoft and Adobe software.
UNT Health Science Center and Alumni Association merchandise are also available for purchase through the Online Bookstore. Shop the website to purchase a t-shirt, car decal or coffee mug!
Required HIPAA & CITI Training
All incoming DPT students need to complete HIPAA Training. HIPAA Training will be available for completion during the week of orientation. Instructions on how to complete this training will be communicated via email.
All incoming DPT students are required to complete CITI training prior to New Student Orientation. Be prepared to turn in your CITI training certificate of completion during New Student Orientation. More information about required training will be provided prior to orientation.
As a new DPT student, you are required to complete a criminal background check prior to New Student Orientation. You will receive an email that instructs you on how to complete the background check. Please do not attempt to complete the background check until you receive the email.
If you need assistance locating your Student ID Number, please click here for instructions.
Note: You will not have access to the site to submit your background check until you have been officially accepted into the DPT program.
DPT students do not need to purchase medical equipment. It will be provided by the DPT program.
Pre-Matriculation workshops are not required but are highly recommended for incoming DPT students. The workshops generally take place during the two weeks prior to New Student Orientation.
Website for the Pre-Matriculation courses –Click HERE. The full schedule, workshop descriptions, pricing and registration information will be available on the website.
You do not need to register for your classes. DPT students are placed in their classes each semester.
Student Veteran's Information
As we prepare for the upcoming school year, we would like to invite our incoming military affiliated students (veterans, reserve, active, etc.) to learn about the veteran and military-specific resources and opportunities that are available here at UNTHSC. More information about opportunities to learn about these resources will be provided prior to new student orientation.
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