Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Important Dates

Find important dates for the Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center Master’s in Prosthetics and Orthotics, including orientation, early admission consideration, and graduation.

Now Accepting Applications for the 2020 MPO Graduating Class. Begin Your MPO Coursework in Summer 2018! 

The MPO class of 2019 is fully subscribed. Now, the NUPOC MPO program is accepting applications for the MPO 2020 cohort that will matriculate in summer 2018. NUPOC uses a rolling admissions process. We consider applications until all seats are filled with qualified applicants. Applicants must have completed a four-year baccalaureate degree (BS, BA). See NUPOC MPO Admissions for more information.

MPO Orientation

MANDATORY Orientation for MPO:

Where:      NUPOC, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60611

When:      TBA

Attire:       Day 1 is business casual; Day 2 is business attire; Day 3 is casual attire 

Schedule:   8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Day 1 & 2; 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on Day 3

Additional information will be emailed to accepted students of the 2020 MPO Class.

2017-2018 Academic Calendar 

NUPOC Session 2 ends

Northwestern University Winter Break

NUPOC Session 3 starts (12 weeks)

January 16, 2017
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday

NUPOC Session 3 ends

Interim Hiatus

NUPOC Session 4 begins (12 weeks)

May 29, 2017
Memorial Day Holiday

NUPOC Session 4 ends

MPO Timetable



Courses Start
Courses Start
Program Ends
MPO 2018June 2016July 2016January 2017March 2018
MPO 2019June 2017July 2017January 2018March 2019
MPO 2020June 2018July 2018January 2019March 2020
MPO 2021June 2019July 2019January 2020March 2021
MPO 2022June 2020July 2020January 2021March 2022
MPO 2023June 2021July 2021January 2022March 2023

Additional Information

For more information about the NUPOC MPO, please email the NUPOC MPO Admissions Assistant or call 312-503-5700.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find out more about housing, financial aid, technology requirements and other important information related to the MPO via our Frequently Asked Questions.