Compromiso, Valores, Servicio (CVS)


Eligibility requirements

College sophomore, junior, or senior Spanish-speaking students in the Greater Richmond who are interested in exploring a career in pharmacy. Minimum GPA requirement of 2.8.

Program description

CVS is an academic year semester-based program. Participants meet once a week for 90-minute sessions to develop clinical skills, and learn about the pharmacy profession. CVS offers participants the opportunity to serve as an interpreter through immersive shadowing opportunities and participation in a student-run clinic. The program includes a PCAT Bootcamp. 

Participants are required to provide their own transportation and parking during the program.  Participants are provided a $200 per semester to cover any resource materials required to participate in the program. Commitment to full attendance is required to participate. 


Fall: Sep 27 - Dec 6, 2018 Thursday evenings

Spring: Jan 24 - Apr 11, 2019


VCU Health Campus and off-site locations.

Contact information

Taryn Hayes at