Doctor of Pharmacy Admissions
How to Apply
1. PRIMARY APPLICATION PROCESS: Complete
and submit a PharmCAS
application: by January 7, 2013 for Fall 2013 entrance.
a. Application fee is $150
to apply to one (1) school and $50 for each additional school
b. Please allow 3-6 hours to
completely fill out application.
c. Arrange for official
transcripts to be sent to PharmCAS from each school attended.
d. Three (3) letters of
recommendation are also required for consideration for admission.
Letters of recommendation are to be submitted directly to PharmCAS by your
e. Completed PCAT:
www.PCATweb.info . Please send
scores to PharmCAS,
f. After receipt of
completed PharmCAS application, transcripts from all U.S. and Canadian
postsecondary institutions attended, and correct PharmCAS fees; PharmCAS
will forward all application materials to the College of Pharmacy
1. The application does not
have to be filled out in its entirety during one session. You may save your
application and complete it at a later time.
2. We recommend that you
have copies of your transcripts (official or unofficial) from all schools
attended while you complete the application.
3. Please follow this link
to the PharmCAS homepage for more information on the application process.
Read all sections carefully so that you may have a full understanding of the
new application process. www.pharmcas.org
2. SECONDARY APPLICATION PROCESS:
Application & Fee
application and fee ($50) is also required
by the College of Pharmacy.
application deadline is also January 7, 2013.
c. Send the supplemental
application fee ($50.00), and passport size photo together, to the College of Pharmacy at:
College of Pharmacy
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
3. ADMISSIONS CONSIDERATION PROCESS
a. All application materials
(PharmCAS application, supplemental application fee, letters of
recommendation, and PCAT score) will then be considered by the Admissions
b. Selected applicants will
be offered interviews at the College of Pharmacy. You must participate in
invited interview to be considered for admittance to the College of
c. If you are accepted to
the Pharm.D. program a $400 deposit will be required to hold your position
in the class. The $400 will be applied to your programmatic costs following matriculation into the College of Pharmacy. If you do not
matriculate in the Fall of 2013, your deposit will be forfeited.
RESIDENTS OF THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO ARE GIVEN PREFERENCE IN
THE ADMISSION APPLICATION PROCESS
WE ENCOURAGE STUDENTS TO APPLY EARLY.
INTERVIEWS WILL BE OFFERED TO SELECTED APPLICANTS THROUGHOUT
THE SPRING. ONLY COMPLETE APPLICATION FILES WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR
Email us or call 505.272.3241
University of New Mexico’s Doctor of Pharmacy program is
accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education,
20 North Clark Street, Suite 2500, Chicago, IL 60602-5109, TEL
(312) 664-3575 , FAX (312) 664-4652,
11/27/2012 11:10:57 AM -0700.