New PharmD and Pharmaceutical Sciences students are required to attend orientation. Students learn about program requirements and expectations, services and resources, and begin to bond with their peers, school and university community.
Orientation for incoming pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences students is held during the week before classes start in August. International students must also attend International Orientation & Welcome Series (see below).
Students are required to attend all sessions.
Additional resources will be shared prior to Orientation to review.
International students must also attend the International Orientation & Welcome Series. Continuing UB international students are not required to attend. Topics include:
Canadian students are only required to attend the I-20 immigration session, however all students are encouraged to attend as many sessions as possible.