Pharmacy Explorers

Eligibility requirements

Students in grades six, seven and eight who are interested in exploring a career in pharmacy. Students must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

Program description

VCU Pharmacy Explorers, is a half-day, week-long camp where students explore the wonderful world of pharmacy. Participants learn about the role of a pharmacist, explore various career pathways in Pharmacy and interact with professional students and Pharmacists all while having loads of fun!  Participants also have the opportunity to conduct hands-on medication compounding in one of our laboratories and tour the VCU Health System.

Participants are required to provide their own transportation during the program.  Lunch is provided. Commitment to full attendance is required to participate.


June 21 - 25, 2021

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


VCU Health Campus. 

Contact information

Taryn Hayes at

Pharmacy Explorers is offered by the VCU School of Pharmacy.