Start Dates and Application Fees

Start Dates and Application Fees

Applicants are encouraged to apply early, it is preferred that completed applications be received at least 1 month prior to the start of the trimester you are applying for.

2020 Trimesters

Spring 2020

  • First Day of School*: January 3rd, 2020
  • First Day of Classes: January 6th, 2020
  • Early Application Deadline: December 7th, 2019

Summer 2020

  • First Day of School*: May 1st, 2020
  • First Day of Classes: May 4th, 2020
  • Early Application Deadline: April 4th, 2020

Fall 2020

  • First Day of  School*: August 29th, 2020
  • First Day of Classes: August 31st, 2020
  • Early Application Deadline: August 1st, 2020

2021 Trimesters

Spring 2021

  • First Day of  School*: December 30th, 2020
  • First Day of Classes: January 4th, 2021
  • Early Application Deadline: December 5th, 2020

Summer 2021

  • First Day of School*: April 30th, 2021
  • First Day of Classes: May 3rd, 2021
  • Early Application Deadline: April 3rd, 2021

Fall 2021

  • First Day of School*: August 27th, 2021
  • First Day of Classes: August 30th, 2021
  • Early Application Deadline: July 31st, 2021


*The first day of school is ‘New Student Orientation’ and mandatory attendance is required of all new students. If you are unable to attend orientation you will be asked to defer your start date until the following trimester.

No application will be processed until all required documents have been received. After all required material is received, the admissions committee will review the application. Applicants who are considered eligible for entrance into the CSTCM program will be notified to schedule an in-person interview with the administrative director.

Application Fees

  • $50.00: Application Fee
  • $100.00: Late Application Fee**
  • $100.00: Transfer Student Fee (Students transferring from another Acupuncture / TCM School)

**Applications are considered late and assessed a late fee if received within thirty (30) days prior to the first day of classes. Class size is limited for accelerated and full-time students. If space allows, applications may be accepted up to the end of the first week of the trimester, although we recommend applying early. Those who are not accepted into the entering class for space reasons will be put on a waiting list.


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