Fall 2017 Admissions Deadlines

Mid-July 2016

Thu July 21, 2016
Fri July 22, 2016

  • PCAT Testing Dates.
  • Visit the PCAT website to register.

to be determined

Optionally attend our Supplemental Application Presentation, which is designed to help you correctly complete the supplemental application.

Wed Sep 7, 2016
Thu Sep 8, 2016
Fri Sep 9, 2016

  • PCAT Testing Dates.
  • Visit the PCAT website to register.
  • Last testing opportunity in order to meet application deadline.

to be determined

Optionally attend our Supplemental Application Presentation, which is designed to help you correctly complete the supplemental application.

Tue Nov 1, 2016

  • The filing period closes.
  • Submit your PharmCAS Application by 11:59 PM Eastern standard time on this date.
  • Submit your Supplemental Application by 11:59 PM Pacific standard time on this date.
  • All transcripts must be received by PharmCAS and UCSF by this date. See Checklist: Transcripts for details.

Dec 2016 to Jan 2017

  • Interview invitations are emailed.
  • Academic Update Window opens: Applicants with changes to their course schedules must enter them in PharmCAS. Fall 2016 grades should also be entered. As soon as fall grades are posted, send your transcripts to PharmCAS. See Submitting Transcripts for the PharmCAS Application for details.

Jan to Feb 2017

Interviews held at UCSF School of Pharmacy.

Mar to Apr 2017

Admissions decisions are finalized and emailed by April 1.

May 2017

If admitted, expect to receive a variety of mailings and forms which you must complete and return to maintain your admission status.

May to Sep 2017

  • Admitted and alternate students must submit official transcripts to UCSF. PharmCAS does not forward transcripts. More detailed information and specific deadlines will be provided to admitted and alternate students.
  • Alternates on the waiting list are sent regular updates on their statuses.

Tue Sep 1, 2017

All prerequisite requirements must be completed.

Sep 2017 (exact dates to be announced)

If admitted, attend Orientation activities.

Sep 2017 (exact dates to be announced)

Fall quarter instruction begins.

Go to: Admissions