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Student Resources


All students are encouraged to visit the Recreational Therapy page in Canvas for more detailed information. Access to the RT Canvas page is for declared majors only. 

Major Advising

The advisor for the recreational therapy major is Kelly Brown. You can schedule appointments with her by clicking the "Book Now" button below. She has a variety of appointment options. 

Undergraduate Student Handbook

Recreational Therapy Undergraduate Student Handbook (Rev. Aug2022)

Students are required to be knowledgeable about the program, department, college, and university policies and procedures as outlined in this handbook.

Internship Handbook

Recreational Therapy Internship Handbook (Rev. Aug2022)

Internship forms can also be found in the RT Canvas course.

Form 1 deadlines:

  • Spring Internship: September 1st
  • Summer Internship: February 1st
  • Fall Internship: May 1st

Textbook Lists

Textbook information can be found by viewing your class schedule in CIS or at the Campus Bookstore.

Scholarship Opportunities

The following scholarships are offered to RT students through the Department of OTRT:

  • Sandra K. Negley Endowed Scholarship in Recreational Therapy
  • M. Sydney Post Endowed Scholarship in Recreational Therapy
  • The Therapeutic Recreation Connections Corp. Endowed Scholarship

Please follow this link to submit your application and for additional information about the scholarship requirements and deadlines:

A comprehensive list of university wide scholarships can be found at Office of Scholarship and Financial Aid.

Academic Advising

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