Welcome to Emory University, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program! This site was created by the current students in order to offer some insight into life as a PT student at Emory and living in Atlanta.

Visit our Emory FAQ to read about topics such as:

  • Dress code
  • Parking
  • Transportation
  • Financial Aid
  • What is the clinical affiliation schedule?
  • Where are most of the sites located?
  • Can I set up my own clinical affiliation?
  • Can I return to the clinic or hospital I used to work for?
  • Are there any affiliations in Atlanta?
  • How far do I have to drive for short term affiliations?

Learn more About Atlanta to find information on:

  • Places to eat, drink, and have fun!
    Restaurants
    Bars/Clubs
  • Shopping
    Malls
    Outlets
    Farmer’s Markets
    Places of worship of some of our current students.
    Having car trouble or just need regular maintenance?
    Have a pet? Here are a few nearby pet services.
    Hotels where parents/family can stay.
  • Must See Places in Atlanta
    The Georgia Aquarium
    Bike Trails
    Silver Comet Trail
    State Parks and Camp sites
    The Chattahoochee River
    Lake Lanier
    Stone Mountain Park
    Centennial Olympic Park
    Piedmont Park
    Lullwater Park
    Atlanta Botanical Garden
    Disc golf courses around the area
    Indoor Rock Climbing
    Amusement Parks
  • Museums
    World of Coca-Cola
    Fernbank Science Center & Museum of Natural History
    High Art Museum
    Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site