Health Forms and Instructions for Incoming Physical Therapy Students

University and Program Compliance

  1. Every full-time student at Arcadia University is required to submit personal health information to be in compliance with University Policy.
  2. All full-time students must have health insurance. Students must waive out or enroll in the Arcadia University’s Student Health Insurance.
  3. Additionally, the Physical Therapy program requires that you upload your health information to Castle Branch, an online compliance company. 

How to Submit Required Arcadia Information

Required Arcadia University Student Health Information

For incoming Physical Therapy students

  • Physical Exam
  • Immunization Record
  • Health History
  • Health Insurance Information
Instructions
  1. Download the Health Record. The Record contains the Physical Exam and the Immunization forms. Complete the forms and have them signed by your healthcare professional. Arcadia's Student Health Services (SHS) must have signed documents to verify.
  2. Logon to Arcadia’s Student Health Insurance provider’s website to sign-up or waive coverage. Every full-time undergraduate student is charged for health insurance. You must either waive out of Arcadia's coverage by providing your own insurance information or enrolling in our plan. More information.
  3. You will gain access to the Patient Portal once you are deposited at Arcadia. Once you have access, please complete the following tasks:
    • Create electronic scans of your Health Record as JPEGs or PDFs.
    • Upload the scans to the Portal for verification purposes.
    • Complete the Immunization Record section in the Portal.
    • Complete the Health History section in the Portal.

How to Submit to Castle Branch

The Physical Therapy program requires that you upload your health information to Castle Branch, an online compliance company. Castle Branch is responsible for verifying compliance to the clinical sites. You will receive instructions via email from the Physical Therapy Department.