Graduating MOT Students – Fall 2015

Published: November 18th, 2015

Category: Announcements, MOT, News

Hello!

We are looking forward to seeing you at the MOT Graduate Reception and Awards Ceremony scheduled for Friday, December 18th, at 3:00 PM!

Here are some important reminders for you. Please read completely and take action on all items.
  • Check your record on ISIS regularly to ensure there are no holds.
  • Update your address with the University’s Registrars Office to ensure you receive your Diploma.
  • Mailing Address after your last Internship for your Student File. Complete and return via e-mail the attached Address Form to mjodom@phhp.ufl.edu.
  • Update your Emergency Contact in ISIS also.

If you were recently married or will be changing your name as you seek licensure and certification, please notify the University’s Registrars Office to officially change your name with the University. Please also e-mail us with any change as well at: mjodom@phhp.ufl.edu.

The names on all correspondence from the OT department to NBCOT and to State licensure boards must match with your name in the University’s Registrars Office, and must match the name on your diploma and transcripts.
We will enter your “Final Exam Date” in to the GIMS System. Final Grades will be entered by the MOT Faculty.

MOT Department Graduation Reception and Awards Ceremony

This event will be held in the HPNP Reception Area, located on the ground floor, west side, at 3:00 PM, Friday, December 18th. The Awards Ceremony will follow the reception at 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM, in the HPNP Auditorium. Please invite your immediate family to attend. Dress is business dress.

Upon arrival to the reception, please pick up your name card for the announcer, so that you can be recognized by name for your achievements as you walk across the stage.

University Commencement

Please view the university website for additional information.

Commencement website: http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/commencement/
A Graduation Checklist may be found on that site.

Masters Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, December 19th, 2:00 PM.  Assembly and Processional at Stephen C. O’Connell Center.

Candidates assemble at 12:30 p.m.
Processional begins at 1:30 p.m.
Call 352-392-1374 for more information.

Job postings

Begin your job search here: https://secure.phhp.ufl.edu/ot/resources/jobs.php. Check our department website often as there are new postings every day!

Certification Exam and Licensure

Review your Orange Fieldwork Folder for important information. A letter confirming your completion of the program will be automatically mailed to the State of Florida MQA after we receive your evaluation from your final internship. If you are applying for licensure in a different state, check the state’s website and then e-mail or mail the required verification documents, after you complete your portion, to mjodom@phhp.ufl.edu.

Medical Errors Course

A medical errors is required for Florida licensure. The Role of Occupational Therapy in Patient Safety and Medical Error Reduction is approved to meet this requirement and is available online via UF Department of OT at http://ceu.phhp.ufl.edu/. The cost is $25 and you may pay with a credit card. A certificate of completion will be emailed to you as a PDF at the email address you provide on the course website. If you have questions about this continuing education course, e-mail Ms. Emily Pugh at epugh@phhp.ufl.edu or call 352-273-6096.

Congratulations! We are looking forward to seeing you and your family at the MOT Graduation Reception/Awards Ceremony.