Apply to the D.O. Program


Application Process

To apply to the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, you must begin by completing the application found at the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service site. From there, a Primary and Secondary Application are required.


Transfer or International Student Application

If you’re a transfer or international student, be sure to get to know the specific requirements for your application.

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Health and Technical Standards

A candidate for the D.O. degree must have abilities and skills in five areas: observation; communication; motor and sensory; intellectual-conceptual; behavioral and social, as well as be able to comply with established patient safety measures. 

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Application Interview

The Heritage College interview is structured so that we can get to know you better as a potential student and you can get to know us better as a student-centered medical school. 

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Application Resources


Do you have questions about the Heritage College application process? We’ve collected our most frequently asked questions to make sure you’re well informed.