Academic Advising

General PT Information Session Dates:

The University of Utah Physical Therapy Department hosts general information sessions each month that  provide valuable information on pre-requisites necessary for application to our program and admission procedures. Click here to listen to lasts months recorded session. (Must use Chrome or Firefox to access previous sessions)

Prospective students should attend a general PT Info Session prior to seeking an individual advising appointment with the Academic Advisor.


Thursday, September 27, 2018
5:00 pm- 6:00 pm
Virtual Info Session (must use Chrome or Firefox)
followed by Q &A
Advanced registration recommeded. Follow this link to register for the virtual session.  Then click the blue button marked Preview this Classroom to be taken to the registration page. 
The General Information Sessions opens 5 minutes prior to posted start time (follow the same link above to join the class)



Wednesday, September 12, 2018
4:30- 5:30 pm
followed by Q &A
Advanced registration recommeded. Follow this link to register for the in-person info session 
In person information sessions are held:
The Health Professions Education Building (HPEB)
520 Wakara Way
SLC Utah, 84108


Group Webcam Q&A session 

During a group webcam virtual appointment  4 prospective students will be able to meet face to face via a webcam. You will be able to interact with the admissions advisor and ask specific questions. This session is for students who have ADDITIONAL and SPECIFIC questions beyond the general information session and who are comfortable with a small group using a webcam. (must use Chrome or Firefox)

Regional Grad Fairs and Information Sessions

The Department participates in various Graduate School Fairs at universities around the West. In 2018 you can expect to see us at the following. Stop by your local Graduate Fair and visit with the Academic Advisor.

  • Wednesday September 19th- Southern Utah University
  • Thursday September 20th- Brigham Young University
  • Monday September 24th– Utah Valley University

Advisor Information

Info sessions are encouraged PRIOR to scheduling individual advising. The advisor for the Department of Physical Therapy is Dee-Dee Darby-Duffin.

Students needing general university advising for general education or bachelor degree requirements should contact University College at 801-581-5146 or visit their website