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Engage with current faculty and practicing pharmacists, view experiments in the lab and interact with current students to find out what it’s like to be a pharmacy student at UMKC.

Interested in an exciting, constantly changing career in health? Join us for a one-day, fun-filled pharmacy camp in June! 

  • Take part in making actual medicine in the compounding lab, that you’ll take home and participate in hands-on activities.
  • Hear from community pharmacists about their daily roles!
  • Interact with clinical pharmacists in specialty practices such as oncology, pediatrics, cardiology, emergency room, and more!
  • Learn from School of Pharmacy faculty and students about what it is like to be a member of UMKC at all three locations.


The pharmacy summer camps are tentatively scheduled for:
  • June 2 – Columbia (Mizzou campus)
  • June 16 – Springfield (MSU downtown Brick City campus)
  • June 23 – Kansas City (UMKC downtown Health Sciences campus)


  • Students who have completed 9th grade or higher at time of camp
  • College students and adults looking for a career change are encouraged to attend!



  • We are excited to add sponsorships to this year’s camp! Please check back to see the exciting list of companies helping this year.
  • If you know of a company interested in sponsoring please email us.


Registration is live!  Click here to register.

Each camp will go from roughly 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  A detailed agenda will be sent closer to the event.


Questions? Contact us by phone at 816-235-1613 or

We offer a limited number of fee waivers for high school students who need assistance. Contact to learn if you meet the requirements for a camp waiver.

I had a great experience at UMKC Pharmacy Camp! I loved meeting future pharmacy students, the compounding lab and listening to faculty talk about what it's like to be a pharmacist.

Abbie Peiffer

Class of 2023