Information for Prospective Students
Applying to the PharmD Program for Fall 2015 admission?
Consider Early Decision! The deadline is September 2, 2014!
Professional (PharmD) Program
Class of 2013 Fast Facts - Characteristics of recent Graduates
Pathways to Pharmacy School
Regular Admissions - Complete prerequisites at any regionally accredited college or university.
See admission requierments above.
GPPA - Apply directly from high school to the Guaranteed Professional Program Admissions (GPPA).
Affiliation Program - Attend one of our affiliate universities and complete one of the Affiliation Programs.
International Affiliate Partnership - for applicants associated with International Affiliate Parternships
Completing the Pre-Pharmacy Prerequisites
Fall 2015 admission - information about required pre-pharmacy requirements
Fall 2016 admission and after - information about required pre-pharmacy requirements
Coursework Guides - appropriate courses to take to fulfill prerequisites - for Fall 2015 admissions
(for most Illinois schools and a few schools in surrounding states)
Coursework guides for Fall 2016 admissions will be available in the near future.
Any specific questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advising Appointments - individual appointments to review prerequisite coursework
Information Sessions - New sessions now available!
Sign up for an Information session about the PharmD, admission requirements, and the application process.
Applying to the PharmD Program - Apply Early, Apply Early, Apply Early!
- Admissions are done on a rolling basis (applications are considered as they are received).
- We are an Early Decision school. If UIC is your top choice, apply for Early Decision!
Early Decision PharmCAS deadline is Sept. 2, 2014
PharmCAS deadline is Jan. 5, 2015
Early Decision Information
Early Decision Interviews (by invitation) will be as follows.
Chicago: Tuesday, September 30
Saturday, October 4
Monday, October 20
Rockford: Monday, September 29
Friday, October 3
Saturday, October 18
- by invitation only
- recommended to be completed within 2 weeks after invitation is received
- Supplemental Application - Frequently Asked Questions
When verified PharmCAS applications are received, they are reviewed for minimum GPA. Those meeting minimum requirements are invited via email to submit supplemental materials.
Matriculation and Continued Enrollment Policies
pharmacy technician license*
*requirements that must be met for matriculation (to be eligible to start the PharmD program)
College of Pharmacy in the UIC Catalog
Frequently Asked Questions
Number of College of Pharmacy Alumni by Illinois County (2006)
Pharmacy Technician License Information
IDPR - Illinois Department of Professional Regulation
Regulations Governing the Determination of Residence Status