Applying to the Radiation Therapy Program

Step 1 – 40 Hours of Observation

All applicants are required to spend 40 hours of observation time in radiation therapy departments. Applicants must also have a Documented Observation Form with them at the time of each visit. Please provide the form to a therapist from each observation clinic for completion after observation. Please request that the completed form be sent (scanned/mailed) to the OHSU Radiation Therapy Program.

All observation hours must be documented on the Completed Observation Form, and submitted with the application to the Program.

HIPAA certification is required prior to observation at any program affiliated clinic. Contact information for program affiliated clinics in the Portland area are provided after HIPAA certification. Please contact to obtain HIPAA information for certification.

Step 2 – Submit Completed Application between January 1st and March 1st, 2017

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Documents needed to complete the application process:
  • Official transcripts
  • Completed Observation Form
  • Personal statement
  • Name and email of three individuals for recommendation purposes

Please direct questions about the online application to: or call Customer Service (857)304-2017 Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm EST.

Note: application fee waivers may be requested through the OHSU School of Medicine prior to submitting the application. Fee waivers will be granted to those eligible.

For further information or questions regarding our admission requirements, please contact the .

Plan Ahead

Applicants seeking financial aid should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid in early January, and request the evaluation report to be sent to the Office of Student Financial Aid, OHSU. To obtain a financial aid packet, call (503)494-7800. One should not wait for an "admission offer" to apply for aid.