- Nationally recognized for pioneering interactive, experiential Team-Based Learning (TBL) pedagogy
- Small class sizes with two instructors per course
- Rotational experiences available at premier sites locally, nationally, and internationally
- Multiple dual degree and certificate options
- Regis is in the heart of Denver, Colorado, offering urban living amenities and abundant outdoor activities
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Institution Name Regis University School of Pharmacy
College or School Name Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions
Short Name Regis U
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If you need to post a notification below your institution name, please enter it here: - Nationally recognized for pioneering interactive, experiential Team-Based Learning (TBL) pedagogy
- Small class sizes with two instructors per course
- Rotational experiences available at premier sites locally, nationally, and internationally
- Multiple dual degree and certificate options
- Regis is in the heart of Denver, Colorado, offering urban living amenities and abundant outdoor activities
Street 1 3333 Regis Boulevard, A-12
Street 2
Street 3
City Denver
State Colorado
Zip 80221
Country United States
Program Location: Colorado
Admissions Office Contact(s):
  • Name: Daniel Wienecke
    Title: Assistant Director of Admissions
    Office: School of Pharmacy Office of Admissions
    Phone (Work): 303-964-6574
    Extension: https://calendly.com/dwienecke
    Email: dwienecke@regis.edu
  • Name: Denny Boyd
    Title: Assistant Director of Admissions
    Office: School of Pharmacy Office of Admissions
    Phone (Work): 303-964-6288
    Email: dboyd003@regis.edu
Institutional Website:
Contact Information Video: Regis University | School of Pharmacy from Regis University on Vimeo.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
What is the final (enforced) application deadline for your program? May 1, 2023
Final Application Deadline Description:
What is the priority application deadline for your program? January 4, 2023
Describe any requirements or incentives for applicants who apply by the priority deadline. Applicants who attend The Regis Pharmacy Experience on-campus visit and apply by the priority deadline will be considered for an Early Bird Scholarship with their admission decision.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Please select the appropriate ACPE accreditation status for your institution from the list below: Full Accreditation
Satellite/Branch campuses:
Does your program follow the AACP Cooperative Admissions Guidelines? No
Is your institution public or private? Private
Is your institution part of an academic health center? No
Academic Term Type: Semester (2 terms per academic year)
What is the primary program structure for the Pharm.D. curriculum? * 4
Is a Baccalaureate degree required or preferred for admissions? Not Required
Does your institution have alternative enrollment options available? Yes
If Yes to alternate enrollment, check all that apply: Early assurance
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Total number of Pharm.D. seats filled in the last P1 entering class: 52
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Target number of Pharm.D. seats for the upcoming P1 entering class: 55
Maximum number of Pharm.D. seats available in the upcoming P1 entering class: 75
Anticipated number of early assurance students advancing to the P1 year in the upcoming entering class: 4
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your institution offer a dual degree program, as defined above? Yes
If yes, check all that apply: PharmD/HSA (Health Services Administration), PharmD/MBA (Business Administration), PharmD/MSHI or MHIIM (Health Informatics)
Does your institution offer a concurrent, double, or second degree program, as defined above? Yes
Provide any additional information regarding dual, concurrent, double, or second degree programs: Graduate Certificate options in Data Science; Health Care Business Management; Health Care Quality and Patient Safety; Health Informatics; Pharmaceutical Industry Affairs.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Program Description Regis University School of Pharmacy’s mission is to develop exceptional and socially responsible pharmacists. Our graduates are helping shape the future of pharmacy while excelling in in their professional careers.

Here’s why:

• Small class sizes offer students more personalized attention
• Team-Based Learning (TBL) enhances critical thinking, collaboration and communication skills
• Cutting edge, integrated curriculum helps students prepare for the evolving practice of pharmacy
• Distinguished faculty provide unique research opportunities across many disciplines
• Dual degree options help students specialize and stand out from the competition
• Certificates & electives to explore areas such as pharmacogenomics, data science, pharmaceutical industry and health informatics
• Post-graduate residency programs offered through partnerships with a number of health systems and community pharmacies
• Inter-professional learning experiences with medical, nursing and physical therapy students
• Rotational experiences available at premier sites locally in Denver, and nationally
• International rotation opportunities include Peru, Argentina, Costa Rica, Thailand, India, Vietnam, Cambodia, Kenya, Uganda and New Zealand

Located in northwest Denver, Colorado, our beautiful campus is within 15 minutes of the breathtaking Rocky Mountain foothills and bustling downtown Denver. Regis offers students the personal attention of a small, private university and the cultural and recreational possibilities of one of the most exciting cities in the world. With over 300 days of sunshine, Colorado is a great place to live.
Program Description Video:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Minimum Overall GPA: N/A
Minimum Prerequisite GPA: N/A
Provide any additional information regarding GPA policies for applicants: Candidates with a Math/Science GPA lower than 2.0 will not be considered.
Total number of college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 69
Total number of basic science college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 38
Total number of college QUARTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 108
Total number of basic science college QUARTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 57
Provide any additional information regarding credit hour policies for applicants:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
List of Course Prerequisites:
Course Subject Course Title Semester Hours (Min) Quarter Hours (Min)
English Composition / Writing English Composition 1 3 4
Communication / Speech (Verbal) Public Speaking/Speech Communications 3 4
Economics Economics 3 4
Social/Behavioral Science A social science elective in one of the following departments: Anthropology, Sociology, Psychology, Economics, History, Education, Criminal Justice, Political Science, History, or Geography 3 4
Social/Behavioral Science A social science elective in one of the following departments: Anthropology, Sociology, Psychology, Economics, History, Education, Criminal Justice, Political Science, History, or Geography 3 4
Math Calculus 3 6
Chemistry General Chemistry 1 with Lab 4 8
Chemistry General Chemistry 2 with Lab 4 8
Chemistry Organic Chemistry 1 with Lab 4 8
Chemistry Organic Chemistry 2 with Lab 4 8
Anatomy Human Anatomy (lab recommended) Anatomy & Physiology or A&P I & A&P II are OK. Anatomy & A&P II is NOT. 3 5
Physiology Human Physiology (lab recommended) Anatomy & Physiology or A&P I & A&P II are OK. Anatomy & A&P II is NOT. 3 5
Biology/Biological Science General Biology 1 with lab 4 6
Biology/Biological Science General Biology 2 with lab 4 6
Biology/Biological Science One of the following biology classes with lab: Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Genetics & Genomics, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, or upper division equivalent 4 6
General Elective(s) If you will earn a bachelor’s degree before enrolling in the PharmD program, you must complete an additional 6 hours of general electives for a grand total of 66 semester hours of prerequisites. If no bachelor's degree, you must earn 9 additional hours of general electives for a grand total of 72 semester hours. 6
When do applicants need to complete all course prerequisites prior to enrollment (e.g. date or term)? All prerequisites must be completed by August 1, 2022 prior to matriculating and starting the fall semester.
Can applicants use online classes to fulfill the institution's course prerequisites?
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Yes
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Yes
Enter any additional information regarding online course prerequisites: Regis University has partnered with University of New England Online (https://online.une.edu/science-prerequisites/courses/), Portage Learning (https://portagelearning.com/courses/biology), StraighterLine (https://www.straighterline.com/colleges/regis-university/) and Sophia Learning (https://regis.sophia.org/) for pathways to complete prerequisite online, at an accelerated pace and affordable cost.
Can applicants use pass/fail classes to fulfill the institution's course prerequisites?
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Yes
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Yes
Enter any additional information regarding pass/fail course prerequisites: Only if a passing grade is equivalent to a "C-" or better.
Enter any additional information regarding course prerequisites: All prerequisite courses (minimum of 66 semester hours) must be completed prior to matriculation into the School of Pharmacy. You may be admitted prior to completion of all prerequisites, contingent upon successful completion by the start of classes. If you do not plan on completing a bachelor's degree, you will need 72 prerequisites. If you would like to know which of your coursework fulfills our prerequisites, please email unofficial copies of all your transcripts to dwienecke@regis.edu and we will prepare an unofficial evaluation. Regis does not require the PCAT for admission.
Link to additional course prerequisites information: https://www.regis.edu/academics/majors-and-programs/application-requirements/pharmacy-pharmd
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your institution require applicants to submit a supplemental application or supplemental materials directly to the institution and outside of PharmCAS? No
Will your institution require a supplemental application fee? No
Provide any additional information about the supplemental application, materials, or fee requirements:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Select the option that best describes the program’s PCAT policy: Optional
Link to PCAT information on institutional website: https://www.regis.edu/admissions/how-to-apply/graduate-students/pharmacy-application-process
Additional PCAT information: Regis University's School of Pharmacy does not require the PCAT. If you have taken the PCAT, your official score will be taken into consideration as part of our holistic application review. Your official PCAT score should be submitted to PharmCAS as part of your online application. Official MCAT scores can be submitted in lieu of PCAT scores, but are also not required. The PCAT may be recommended on a case-by-case basis to strengthen your overall application.
Minimum composite PCAT score considered: N/A
Do you accept or require other admission tests? Do not include immunization requirement or other similar documentation requirements. Yes
If yes, select which other admission tests you accept or require: Other
If Other, please briefly describe: Interview Day Test - Health Sciences Reasoning Test (HSRT)
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your program require pharmacy observation hours? No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Are evaluations (letters of reference) required by your institution? Yes
 If yes, how many evaluations are required? One (1)
Please indicate your evaluation type requirements. Select all that apply.
  • Clergy: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Co-Worker: ACCEPTED
  • Employer: ACCEPTED
  • Faculty Advisor: ACCEPTED
  • Family Member: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Friend: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Health Care Professional: ACCEPTED
  • Pharmacist: ACCEPTED
  • Politician: ACCEPTED
  • Pre-Health Advisor: ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Any Subject Area): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Liberal Arts): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Math): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Science): ACCEPTED
  • Supervisor: ACCEPTED
  • Teaching Assistant: ACCEPTED
What is your college/school policy on committee letters? Accepted
Does it count as more than one evaluation? Yes
What is your college/school policy on composite letters? Accepted
Does it count as more than one evaluation? Yes
Provide institution specific details regarding evaluations: The letter of reference (LOR) needs to come from any of the following academic or professional references: professor, TA, academic advisor, supervisor, co-worker or pharmacist. Any reference marking themselves as a friend, family, clergy or other personal reference will not be considered.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is preference given to state residents? No
Is preference given to residents of other states? No
Additional information about the program’s state residency requirements: As a private institution, no preference is given to in-state or out-of-state applicants.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your institution consider foreign citizens (excluding Canadian citizens)? Yes
Select the citizenship types eligible for admission: US Citizens, US Permanent Residents, US Temporary Residents, Canadian Citizens, Foreign (non-US) Citizens with a Visa, Foreign (non-US) Citizens, Other Non-Citizens (e.g. DACA Students)
Policy for accepting non-U.S. coursework (excluding study abroad): Send a foreign transcript evaluation report (FTER) to PharmCAS
Other clarifying information, if necessary: Submit a course by course evaluation of foreign educational credentials from one of the agencies approved by Regis University. Approved agencies can be found at https://www.naces.org/members
Non-native speakers must submit official TOEFL scores? Yes
If the TOEFL is required for non-native English speakers, provide additional details about the requirement below: TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) – Internet-based: Minimum score of 82 (24 Writing, 20 Speaking, 22 Reading, 16 Listening), Computer-based: Minimum score of 213. Regis University's TOEFL code is 4656.
Applicants that have successfully completed an undergraduate or graduate degree at an accredited US institution do not need to provide a TOEFL score.
Does the institution offer a post-B.S. Pharm.D. program for current pharmacists in the U.S. or abroad? No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Interview Format: Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI)
Does the institution offer an online interview option? Yes, but only on a case-by-case basis
Briefly describe your institution's interview process: The interview day involves a Team-Based Learning exercise, Multiple Mini Interviews, a Health Science Reasoning Test (HSRT), a tour of campus and Pharmacy labs, and an opportunity for a meet and greet with current students and faculty within the School of Pharmacy. The majority of interviews will be offered on-campus with select opportunities to interview virtually.

Every admitted candidate will be offered a merit-based scholarship. Annually, over $500,000 in scholarships are granted by the Regis University School of Pharmacy.
Link to institutional webpage for more detailed description: https://www.regis.edu/admissions/how-to-apply/graduate-students/pharmacy-application-process
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is a deposit required to hold an acceptee's place in the class? Yes
Is the deposit refundable for any period of time? No
Enter details on the deposit (e.g. amount) and deposit refund policies: Upon admission, a $500 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your seat in the entering class. The deposit is not an additional fee and will be added to your student account.
Date of first day of classes and/or matriculation for the next entering class: 2023-08-21
Additional details for accepted applicants: Any applicant admitted into the program is admitted conditionally pending all compliance and prerequisites requirements are met in early August. Applicants who do not satisfy any of the required requirements by the deadline are in jeopardy of being eligible to start.
Are accepted applicants required to have CPR certification prior to matriculation? Yes
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is your institution participating in the PharmCAS-facilitated Criminal Background Check (CBC) Service? No
Is your institution participating in the PharmCAS-facilitated Drug Screening Service? No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
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