College of Health Sciences

Physician Assistant Application and Deposit

Application Deadline

All applications are processed by the Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA) at Official transcripts and references are considered part of the CASPA application and should be sent directly to CASPA.

Applications will not be accepted by CASPA after October 1. Students are accepted on a rolling basis and encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Arcadia students applying for assured admissions must submit their application no later than August 1.


A $500 deposit must accompany the acceptance reply. This deposit is applied to the first semester’s tuition, but it is nonrefundable if the student fails to enter the program on the date for which he or she is accepted.