Western University of Health Sciences Registrar Western University of Health Sciences



CASPR is the Centralized Application Service for Podiatric Residencies and is used by 4th year DPM students as well as graduates to apply electronically for residency programs. CASPR provides a comprehensive directory of participating programs on their website. For step-by-step instructions for completing your CASPR application, please visit the CASPR ‘Especially for Students’ pages.




July 16, 2014:    
CASPR Directory Published on Web
August 4, 2014: Application and Designation Tabs open at 11:00 a.m. (EST) Log-in information will be e-mailed at 11:00 a.m. (EST)                                                                                                                                                                               
September 10, 2014: Application Stage I Initial Deadline 3:00 p.m. (EST)
*Application Part I, NBPME Score Release, Applicant Agreement and Payment complete by this date*                 
October 30, 2014: Deadline for submission of transcripts and clinicals from colleges*Application Part II,
the uploading of LoR’s, transcripts and clinicals, and the photo, and designations
completed by this date*
Initial Program Designation Tab closes at 3:00 p.m. (EST)
Website closes in preparation for application delivery at 3:00 p.m. (EST)                                                                                                                                                                          
November 1, 2014 AMPLE Part 1 results uploaded to the CASPR Application by 5:00 p.m. (EST)                                                      
November 14, 2014: Applicant files available to programs at 11:00 a.m. (EST) Receipt Deadline of
Supplemental Fees & Materials from applicants sent directly to programs                                                                                                                                                                     
November 17, 2014: Website reopens at 3:000.m. (EST)                                                                                                                                                                          
December 15, 2014: CRIP Scheduling opens, 8:30 pm (EST)                                                                                                                                                                            
December 29, 2014: Final Late Application and Designation Tabs close 3:00 pm (EST). Programs able to view applicant names on CRIP Schedule                                                                                                                                                                                                
January 5, 2015: CRIP Scheduling closes 3:00 pm (EST)                                                                                                                                                                                      
January 8-13, 2015: Centralized Regional Interview Program (CRIP)                                                                                                                                                                                
January 14, 2015: Ranking Form Tab opens 11:00 am (EST)                                                                                                                                                                                      
January 22, 2015: Ranking Form Tab closes 3:00 pm (EST)                                                                                                                                                                                         
March 23, 2015: Match Day 11:00 am EST; Unfilled positions posted 11:00 am (EST); Applications for scramble delivered by 3:00 p.m. (EST)                                                                                                                                                          
March 25, 2015: Offer rounds begin 12:00 p.m. (EST)                                                                                                                       
March 27, 2015: Offer rounds end 11:00 a.m. (EST); Match information released 3:00 p.m. (EST)                                                       
April 1, 2015: CASPR web site closes 3:00 p.m.                                




1. Submit, or have your letter writers submit, your Letters of Recommendation directly to the Office of the Registrar. Below is an optional cover sheet that is available for your use.
2. All CASPR applicants are required to submit their LoR’s, Transcript and Class Rank by October 30, 2014. The Office of the Registrar will upload these documents for you as long as you complete the following by October 30, 2014:
To complete this process:
The Office of the Registrar is here to help you with any step of the application process. Please feel free to contact us at (909) 469-5491 or at registrar@westernu.edu if you have any questions.=