Dean Pollack welcomes students during Orientation 2023.

2023 Orientation

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).  

Topics include:

  • Academic affairs
  • Student success and engagement
  • Progression and coursework
  • Advising
  • Careers
  • Student wellness
  • Computing
  • Class photographs
  • Library
  • Student organizations
  • Networking
  • Meeting your classmates

Students are required to attend all sessions.

Additional resources will be shared prior to Orientation to review.