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April 30, 2021

Application Deadline
Fall Term

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FIU Grad School - Supplement


Applying for admission to the FIU Mater of Science in Occupational Therapy (MS-OT) program begins via the Occupational  Therapist Centralized Application Service (OTCAS) portal.

OTCAS must receive all information by the application deadline. We encourage you to APPLY EARLY.

Applicants must then complete the online FIU Graduate School Supplemental Application form. You will need your OTCAS ID number to proceed with the FIU Graduate School application.

Step 1: OTCAS Application

  1. Create your account on the OTCAS portal and fill out the application as instructed.
  2. Send all official transcripts directly to OTCAS:

    Occupational Therapy Centralized Application Service (OTCAS)
    P.O. Box 9120
    Watertown, MA 02471

    Please note:
    • Official GRE scores should be submitted directly to FIU Graduate School (School Code: 5206) along with official transcripts.
    • OTCAS does not accept paper references. Letters of recommendation are submitted electronically through the OTCAS system.


  3. OTCAS must receive by the deadline date all official transcripts, references and the application.
  4. Once your application is complete, OTCAS will verify your documents before releasing them to Florida International University. IMPORTANT: FIU cannot access unverified applications. Applicants should confirm their status as verified with OTCAS. Applicants are responsible for keeping track of their verification status with OTCAS and should check in regularly as needed.

For any questions about the receipt, processing, and verification of your application, please contact OTCAS Customer Service at Tel: 617-612-2860 | Email:

Step 2: FIU Grad School Supplemental Application

  1. Apply through FIU Graduate School portal AFTER you have completed the OTCAS application. You will need your OTCAS ID number to proceed with the FIU Graduate School application.
  2. Send all official transcripts and GRE scores (school code: 5206) directly to FIU Graduate School:

    Florida International University
    Graduate Admissions BT201
    11200 SW 8th Street
    Miami, FL 33199

Contact Us

For assistance or questions regarding our admission and/or application requirements, please contact the FIU Occupational Therapy department:

Tel: 305-348-6068
Fax: 305-348-1240