PharmD Application Process and Timelines

Applicants must ensure that they submit sections 1 to 5 of the online PharmD application by 11:59 p.m. (EST) January 5, 2024 for admission in September 2024. 

Supporting documents (e.g. official transcripts) and test scores (e.g. English facility test scores and Casper Test score) may be submitted after the application deadline.

Please note that the online PharmD application and the registration procedure for the Casper Test are separate processes, with different deadlines and fees that must be completed independently of one another.  Note that the last valid Casper Test date is January 10, 2024.


Application Timelines

The following table outlines the application process for admission into the PharmD program at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy for September 2024:

Late September 2023 Online application opens
December 1, 2023 'Early Bird' application deadline
($50 discount on application fee)
January 5, 2024 Final application deadline
January 10, 2024 Final Casper test date
January 31, 2024 Preliminary post-secondary transcripts due
March 8, 2024 Notifications of eligibility released for online Individual Assessment
March 28, 2024 Online Individual Assessment for selected applicants
May 27, 2024 Final transcript and document deadline
June 14, 2024 Tentative release date of admission decisions for September 2024 start date

Online Application 

Applications become available by late September of each year.  You must complete and submit the online application by Friday, January 5, 2024 (at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time) to be considered for admission for September 2024.  Supporting documents (e.g. transcripts) and Casper scores may be submitted after the application deadline by the relevant deadlines listed above.

Applications submitted will be subject to a $250.00 application fee, if submitted by the ‘early bird’ deadline of December 1, 2023.  After December 1, 2023 and up to the final deadline of January 5, 2024, the application fee is $300.  Application fees are non-transferable and non-refundable. 


Supporting Documents

After completing the online application, the following information must be submitted by the relevant deadlines:

Applicants may be asked to submit other documentation including course outlines on a case-by-case basis as applications are reviewed.  Items such as reference letters, personal profiles, etc. are not required and should not be submitted.

Applicants must also acknowledge they have read the Essential Skills and Abilities Required for the Study of Pharmacy document.

PharmD Application Handbook

Download the PharmD Application Handbook to help you organize your application information.

Download Handbook