Admission Requirements

To be considered for admissions to the UIC PharmD program in Chicago or Rockford, prospective students must do the following.

Admission Updates

New Changes For Fall 2021 Admission


  1. No PCAT – The PCAT is now optional.
  2. CR (credit) or P (pass)  Grades – Pass or Credit grades in prerequisite courses taken in Spring or Summer 2020 will be accepted.
  3. C- Grades – C minus grades in prerequisite courses will be accepted and will not need to be repeated.
  4. Summer Prerequisite Coursework – Summer prerequisite courses, including online courses, will be accepted.
  5. One Rate Tuition – One rate tuition is assessed for all students, regardless of residency status.

Additional application requirements when applying to the PharmD Program