Application Process Checklist

  • Have official transcripts sent to CASPA Transcript Processing Center, P.O. Box 9108, Watertown, MA 02471, from each accredited college or university you have attended. 


  • Provide two (2) letters of reference or a completed electronic evaluator form on the CASPA website. 
    References must be less than one year old, with at least one letter/reference from a PA. A second letter must be from a PA, physician, dentist, podiatrist, optometrist, academic advisor, science/mathematics professor, or current/recent employer.  All references must be sent to CASPA and not the program. Please refer to the CASPA website for paper and electronic reference instructions. 


  • Complete the electronic CASPA (Central Application Service for Physician Assistants) Application form by the due date in the CASPA portal.  CASPA APPLICATION PORTAL


Lincoln Memorial University is an equal opportunity institution and welcomes applications for employment or admission regardless of race, creed, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or religion. Please see the admissions criteria regarding additional requirements for admitted students, such as health status forms & immunizations, proof of insurance, CPR certification, drug screens, and background checks. (All materials submitted become the property of the LMU-SMS Physician Assistant Program and cannot be returned to the applicant.)