How to Apply to the Pharmacy Residency Program

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How to Apply to the Pharmacy Residency Program

Application Requirements

Please provide the following via PhORCAS:

  • Completed application submitted on PhORCAS
  • Letter(s) of Intent
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Three (3) References – reference writers should complete the standard reference form in the PhORCAS system. A separate “letter of recommendation” is not required. For those applying to more than one program, different reference writers may be used for the different programs, but this is optional.
  •  - sign, scan, and upload the document into PhORCAS

  • A minimum GPA of 3.2 from the pharmacy school educational program is required for consideration.

Letter of Intent

Please provide a letter of intent stating why you wish to pursue a PGY1 residency, why you have chosen to apply to this residency program, and what goals you expect to achieve during the residency. Please be specific.

Please Note: If you are applying to more than one of our residency programs, you MUST provide a separate letter of intent for EACH program.

Curriculum Vitae

Please make sure your curriculum vitae includes the following information:

  1. Advanced pharmacy practice experiences, both completed and future rotations.
    In your curriculum vitae, you must include:
    • Type of rotation and length of rotation
    • Clerkship site
    • Preceptor name, phone number, and e-mail address
    • Brief description of rotation activities
  2. For schools not utilizing a traditional GPA system, please provide your class rank, if available.