Admissions Update
MPT Program Admissions Update: June 7, 2018

The MPT 1 class for the 2018-2019 academic year has been filled. Should any student in the class withdraw the seat will be offered to the next individual on our alternate list. Classes for the incoming MPT 1 cohort are scheduled to begin on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.


MPT Program Admissions Update: April 17, 2018

The MPT Selections Committee has confirmed the 50 successful candidates for the 2018-2019 PT academic year along with 16 alternates.

Emails will be sent out in the coming weeks to all applicants that attended the MMI with one of the following messages:

  • Recommended by the MPT Selections Committee to be offered a spot in the program
  • On the alternate list for a spot in our program
  • Rejected from the applicant pool

The timing of decision emails will vary. Please refrain from contacting our office to obtain your committee decision or to inquire about placement on the alternate list. Should an applicant decline the MPT recommendation or offer of admission the next candidate on the alternate list will be notified.


MPT Program Admissions Update: March 15, 2018

The MPT Selections Committee is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 to determine recommendations for admission. In the weeks following this meeting decisions will be released by email to all candidates that attended the March 3rd and March 4th MMI.


MPT Program Admissions Update: February 6, 2018

MPT MMI offers have been determined today. Those extended an interview offer will receive notification by email this week. The MPT MMI is scheduled to take place on Saturday, March 3 and Sunday, March 4, 2018. Candidates receiving the interview offer will be required to follow directions in the email in order to secure an interview time slot.

University of Manitoba students offered the MPT MMI are eligible to register through careerCONNECT for Prepping for the MMI – PT Students https://www.uofmcareerservices.ca/home.htm (note: space is limited).

This year the minimum Grade Point Average of Prerequisite Courses (GPAPC) in order to be guaranteed an interview offer was 3.864 in the “Manitoba” applicant category and 3.869 in the “Other Canadian” applicant category.

Early decisions will be released to applicants not considered to have a competitive GPAPC. A waitlist is being kept should any interview cancellations occur. Placement on the waitlist will not be released to candidates. Please refrain from contacting our office regarding placement. Waitlisted candidates not receiving MMI offers will have their applications closed following the MMI weekend.


Roland Lavallée, BA, BMRPT, MClSc, FCAMPT
Chair of Admissions Committee
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Rehabilitation Sciences
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences