Doctor of Occupational Therapy New Student Information

Craig Velozo
Craig Velozo

Welcome to our professional doctorate program in occupational therapy.

The faculty, staff, and students of the Division of Occupational Therapy are pleased to know that you will be joining the class of 2024 and we would like to offer you a warm welcome to our college and to the Medical University of South Carolina. Your acceptance into our program means that you are already an occupational therapist in the making and on your way to becoming a critical member of the health care team.

This website contains a series of links all of which contain information essential for your transition to our program. Please read the content carefully so you are prepared for a successful orientation experience and for the first semester of your course of study.

I look forward to seeing you at orientation on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 and Thursday May 20, 2021.

Classes will begin on Friday, May 21, 2021. I congratulate you on admission to our graduate program in occupational therapy.

Yours sincerely,

Craig A. Velozo, Ph.D., OTR
Professor and Division Director


New Student Orientation

  • May 19 and 20, 2021
  • Business Attire required


Helpful Links:

OTD Summer 2021 Academic Calendar

OTD 2021-2022 Academic Calendar

OTD Student Handbook