Graduation Information

Graduation is always a special day at the UK College of Pharmacy, and we are excited about conferring degrees for our PharmD and PhD graduates this coming May. This page contains important information and key dates for those graduating this year.

Important Dates

Graduation for the Class of 2018 is Friday May 4, 2018!

The UK College of Pharmacy Graduation Recognition Ceremony will be on held Friday May 4, 2018 at 7 p.m. at the Singletary Center for the Arts.

  • Exit Counseling for the Federal Financial Aid Loan Program Will Begin On April 6, 2018.
  • 2018 Kentucky Pharmacy Law and Calculations Review is...TBD.
  • Required Class Meeting/Graduation Practice will take place on Thursday, May 3, 2018.      Parking will not be validated. More information will be emailed to you regarding the agenda.


Requests for Verification of Attendance and Graduation:

The Office of Academic and Student Affairs processes requests for state board applications, military commissions, employer credentialing, or related requests. Please submit the specific request and corresponding paperwork to Rene Maldonado by e-mail at, fax 859-257-7297 or by mail at 789 S. Limestone St., Lexington, KY 40536. 

Official Transcript requests for College of Pharmacy Graduates are processed through the Office of the Registrar. Please note there may be a delay for graduates prior to 1988.