Your browser is unsupported

We recommend using the latest version of IE11, Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari.

Our Programs Heading link

5 Pharmacy students line up for a photo in front of a UIC Pharmacy logo background

Become a Pharmacist at UIC

The Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program develops patient-centered, skilled, and empathetic pharmacists who are leaders in their field. The program offers an incredible variety of experiential education opportunities (1,100+ practice sites) which include our seven college-run ambulatory pharmacies.

Leading the field in research

Develop new knowledge in areas such as Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, Pharmacognosy, Chemistry in Drug Discovery, Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutics, Forensics, Pharmacy Services, Pharmaceutical Products, Patient and Health System Outcomes, and Pharmaceutical and Health Policy.

Apply to be a resident or fellow at UIC

In collaboration with the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, UIC Pharmacy has over 40 years history of training post-graduate pharmacists in clinical service and research through our PGY1 and PGY2 residencies, as well as our clinical research fellowships.
  • #1 School of Pharmacy in Illinois, according to US News & World Report

  • # 7 total research grant funding according to the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

  • 1859 Year the college was founded, one of the oldest pharmacy schools in the country

Events Heading link

Jul 21 2024

UIC Pharmacy at AACP Annual Meeting

Sunday, 6:30 pm–8:30 pm
Aug 2 2024

Atkins Garden Walk & Norman Farnsworth Lecture

Friday, 10:00 am–3:00 pm
Atkins Garden
Aug 22 2024

White Coat Ceremony | Class of 2028

Thursday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Chicago (Rm. 134) | Rockford (Auditorium) | Online (YouTube)
Aug 24 2024

C4 | Chicagoland Critical Care Conference

Saturday, 8:00 am–6:00 pm America/Chicago
UIC College of Pharmacy Room 134-1 and Online

By The Numbers Heading link

When you choose UIC College of Pharmacy, you choose a great education, world-class faculty, cutting-edge research, and a commitment to service.

Visit our “By The Numbers” page to get an overview on what we offer, including facts and figures that all add up to one thing: an amazing education at a top institution.

By The Numbers

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Heading link

We strive to be a community where differences are embraced, that emphasizes inclusion and recognizes diversity as a strength, and where everyone works together to be the global leader in innovative pharmacy education, research, and practice to improve human health.

Learn More