We have recently conducted a full review of our admissions process and significant changes have been made in the requirements for admission to the PharmD program for September 2021.
Applicants must ensure that they complete and submit the online PharmD application by 11:59 p.m. (EST) January 8, 2021 for September 2021 admission.
Supporting documents (e.g. official transcripts, proof of English proficiency, CASPer score) may be submitted after this date.
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.
The following table outlines the application process for admission into the PharmD program at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy for September 2021:
|September 18, 2020||Online application opens|
|December 1, 2020||'Early Bird' application deadline
($50 discount on application fee)
|January 8, 2021||Final application deadline|
|January 26, 2021||Final CASPer test date|
|January 29, 2021||Preliminary post-secondary transcripts due|
|Mid February - March 2021||Online admissions interviews (for selected applicants)|
|May 28, 2021||Final transcript and document deadline|
|June 11, 2021||Tentative release date of admission decisions for September 2021 start date|
Applications become available in mid-September of each year. You must complete and submit the online application by Friday, January 8, 2021 to be considered for admission for September 2021.
Applications submitted will be subject to a $250.00 application fee, if submitted by the ‘early bird’ deadline of December 1, 2020. After December 1, 2020 and up to the final deadline of January 8, 2021, the application fee is $300. Application fees are non-transferable and non-refundable.
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.