How Do I Apply?

Application

Applications will be accepted through PhORCAS, the web-based pharmacy residency application system. The application deadline is January 1st.

Full-Day Virtual Interview Dates via Zoom: 

  • Monday, January 18, 2021
  • Tuesday, January 26, 2021
  • Tuesday, February 2, 2021
  • Thursday, February 4, 2021
  • Tuesday, February 9, 2021
  • Thursday, February 11, 2021
  • Tuesday, February 16, 2021
  • Thursday, February 18, 2021
  • Tuesday, February 23, 2021
  • Thursday, February 25, 2021

Half-Day Interviews for University of Michigan College of Pharmacy Students

The half-day interviews for eligible University of Michigan students allows for a streamlined interview day that does not include a review of the tour. Please see details below and indicate in your letter of intent the top 3 interview dates/times you'd like to be considered for. 

  • Dates:
    • Wednesday, January 13th, 2021 
      • Morning Session: 8:30 AM until 12:30 PM
      • Afternoon Session: 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM
    • Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 
      • Morning Session: 8:30 AM until 12:30 PM
      • Afternoon Session: 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM
    • Wednesday, January 27th, 2021 
      • Morning Session: 8:30 AM until 12:30 PM
      • Afternoon Session: 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM
  • Eligibility
    • Only available for PGY1 Pharmacy and PGY1 Community programs
    • You must apply via Phorcas system by January 1st AND have a GPA > 3.5
      • If you don't meet this GPA cutoff, you are still eligible to receive a full-day interview - all are encouraged to apply if interested! 
      • If you meet the GPA cutoff and prefer a full day interview, that can be accommodated. Please indicate in your letter of intent.

Standard Requirements for an Application in PhORCAS  

  Demographics      

  Academic History (pharmacy and non-pharmacy colleges attended)

  Transcripts from college of pharmacy (additional transcripts not required)

  Curriculum Vitae

  Personal Statement/ Letter of Intent

  Extracurricular activities

  References

  For PGY1 Pharmacy: Please list your top 3 interview dates in your Letter of Intent. For UofM students, please place your order of preferred dates in your Letter of Intent. It could be also uploaded as a supplemental document.