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Request for 2021 Student Clinical Placements

Dear Site Coordinators of Clinical Education (SCCE), 

It is that time of year again - our annual survey requesting placements for next year!

This year, we have a new survey system which will allow you to enter your placement offers directly. All SCCEs should receive an email from me on March 2 with a link to the survey. If you do not receive the email, please contact me at 304-293-1318 or rutzman@hsc.wvu.edu. If you would prefer to send your placement offer using a pdf or paper form, you may download the form using the links near the bottom of this page. 

Our clinical education dates for 2021 are as follows: 

  • PT 780: Clinical Education 5 (16 weeks)
    January 11 to April 30, 2021
    Terminal clinical experience for the Class of 2021
  • PT 780: Clinical Education 5 (8-week option)
    January 11 to March 5, 2021
    Terminal clinical experience for the Class of 2021
  • PT 780: Clinical Education 5 (8-week option)
    March 8 to April 30, 2021
    Terminal clinical experience for the Class of 2021
  • PT 760: Clinical Education 3 (10-weeks)
    June 1 to August 6, 2021
    First full-time clinical experience
  • PT 770: Clinical Education 4 (10-weeks)
    September 27 to December 10, 2021
    Intermediate clinical experience

Site Coordinators of Clinical Education should complete and return the form below between March 1 and April 30, 2020. 

The completed survey may be returned via fax to 304-293-7105, or via email to sweaver@hsc.wvu.edu

Thank you for your ongoing commitment to the WVU Doctor of Physical Therapy Program!

Ralph R. Utzman, PT, MPH, PhD
Director of Clinical Education

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Note: The WVU PT program adheres to the "uniform mailing date" policy developed by the APTA Academy of PT Education's Clinical Education SIG. This policy specifies that all PT and PTA programs are to send their placement request surveys between March 1 and March 15, with a requested return deadline of April 30.