Eligibility requirements

College freshmen, sophomore, junior, or senior students who are interested in exploring a career in pharmacy. 

Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.8, (freshmen need a high school GPA of 3.0). All applicants must have U.S. citizenship or Permanent Resident Status.

Program description

VCU Pharmacy Preview Day (formerly Pre-Pharmacy Day), is a half-day Saturday event for students interested in pursuing pharmacy. Participants meet admissions faculty, current professional students, and tour the School of Pharmacy. VCU Pharmacy Preview Day offers participants the opportunity to conduct hands-on medication compounding and participate in mock interviews. 

Participants are required to provide their own transportation and parking during the program.  Lunch is provided at no cost. Commitment to full attendance is required to participate. 


November 16, 2019 


VCU Health Campus

Contact information

Taryn Hayes at hayesta5@vcu.edu.

VCU Pre-Pharmacy Day is hosted by VCU School of Pharmacy’s Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) and Phi Delta Chi (PDC).