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Department of Occupational Therapy information for Current Students and Alumni

Current Students

 Updated copies of the Occupational Therapy Student Handbook are distributed during orientation for incoming students. Hard copies are available for review in the Department of Occupational Therapy Office 1E12.

The York College Occupational Therapy Department is pleased to report having a contract with the New York City Department of Education (DOE). Information regarding the NYC DOE Occupational Therapy Scholarship Program is available at:

SHSPP Student Appeal Form

York College City University of New York School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs Student Progression and Retention Committee Appeals Form: SHSPP Student Appeal Form

York Student Occupational Therapy Association (YSOTA)

Dear Prospective Students,

Welcome to the York College Occupational Therapy home page. Being a student in the York College Occupational Therapy program is a true honor because it provides an outstanding learning opportunity, inclusion in a diverse student body, and ample amount of support from caring faculty members. As a York College Occupational Therapy student, you will truly receive an education that will develop your skills in preparation to be a great occupational therapist.  As the world becomes more diverse, becoming culturally competent is necessary to work in a health profession such as occupational therapy. By learning and practicing with classmates from such a diverse student body, York College Occupational Therapy program prepares you for interaction with individuals from all walks of life.

Having the support and guidance from faculty members who have shared similar experiences and are successful in different facets of this profession, you are positioned to be the best occupational therapist that you can be.

Andres Estevez, OTS
YSOTA Club President