Admission

The Clinical Psychology PsyD Program builds upon the foundation of coursework obtained during undergraduate and/or graduate education as well as relevant prior experiences. Admission decisions are based on the overall fit of each applicant to the mission and aims of the PsyD program.

The Admissions Committee conducts a comprehensive review of all application materials with particular regard for the breadth and depth of an applicant's academic history, background based on the personal statement, and prior clinical and research experiences. 

Application Deadlines


Applicants are accepted for Fall admission only.

  • For Fall admission, applications must be submitted by:  December 1
  • PsyD interview day: Early spring
  • Diversity Scholars day: TBD

Please visit PSYCAS (Centralized Application Service for Graduate Psychology) to complete your application.

USF Clinical Psychology Diversity Scholars Program 2021


The USF PsyD program is founded on values of social justice, health equity, and cultural responsiveness in teaching, clinical work and research endeavors. We are pleased to invite eligible prospective applicants to apply to our Diversity Scholars Program.

Eligibility & Application

Application Materials

All application materials should be uploaded through the online application form. Neither the Office of Admissions nor the School of Nursing and Health Professions accept mailed materials.