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We think you’ll feel right at home at the UMKC School of Pharmacy. Whether you are looking to start your pre-pharmacy courses or are ready to apply to the program, we invite you to learn why we’ve been the choice for talented professionals for more than 130 years.

Pharm.D. Advising

The UMKC School of Pharmacy faculty and staff offer a wide range of supports as you progress through your pharmacy education and launch into your career. Please use this information to maximize the resources at your disposal to have successful education and to land you dream job. Faculty and staff can help you with:

  • Navigating the logistics of completing your pharmacy education
  • Achieving academic and professional success
  • School-work-life balance
  • Career planning

Working with the Office of Student Affairs Staff

  • Degree checks
  • Assistance with:
    • Internship applications for Kansas and Missouri Boards of Pharmacy
    • Pathway and enrollment
    • Holds on accounts
  • Class officers and student organizations support
    • Procard access (KC site)
    • School of Pharmacy tablecloth checkout
  • Academic and social calendars postings
  • School of Pharmacy special events
    • Orientation, White Coat, Career Fair, Graduation

Working with your Faculty Advisor

  • Student Success Program – creating strategies for your academic and professional success
    • Developing re-entry contracts in the case of academic dismissal
  • Co-Curricular requirement discussions
  • Letters of reference for scholarships, jobs, residencies
  • Curriculum Vitae, Resume, Letter of Intent and Cover Letter review
  • Signing petitions for the Academic Progression or Curriculum Committees
  • Career planning
  • Strategically planning student organization involvement
  • Choosing electives
  • Grade appeal

Your faculty advisor contact information is available in the Outlook calendar and the Faculty/Staff Directory on this website

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