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Pathways to Pharmacy Day

Students who are preparing to apply for the PharmD Program at UK will want to attend this event.  This event will serve as the kick-off to the 2019-2020 cycle of PharmD Admissions for UKCOP.  You will learn the basics of navigating the admissions process (PharmCAS, PCAT, Personal Statements, etc) and will be able to meet with faculty, students and admissions staff to talk about your interests in the pharmacy profession and to get pointers on applying.  Target Audience: College Freshmen-Seniors, Anyone preparing to apply for the upcoming cycle of PharmD Admissions

Event Date/Time: Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 10:00am-1:00pm

Registration: Register Here

PharmD Preview Days

Prospective PharmD students are encouraged to attend one of our Pharmacy Preview Days. This half-day program consists of conversations with current students and faculty members, building tours, guidance on pre-pharmacy pathways and more. Target Audience: High School Students, College Freshmen, Early Pre-Pharmacy Students

Our next PharmD Preview Day Event will be held in fall 2019---Registration will begin in January 2019

Preview Day Agenda (Tentative)

Visit the UK College of Pharmacy

You'll get a glimpse into how we're working to improve health care and discover why the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy is ranked among the top pharmacy education programs in the country. This is ideally for high school students or college students interested in learning more about the PharmD program.

During your visit, you'll meet with an admissions team member who will provide information about the PharmD and the College as well as guide you through the beginning steps of the admissions process. Your visit will conclude with a tour of our facility. Visits will last for approximately one hour.

Questions? Please e-mail pharmacyadvising@uky.edu

PharmD Fall 2018 Visit Dates:
Monday, Nov 19 - 12PM
Thursday, Dec 6 - 3PM

Schedule your PharmD Fall Visit here.

All visits are held at the UK College of Pharmacy, Lee T. Todd, Jr. Building, Rm. 114D.

 

Main Campus Tours

Are you interested in touring the University of Kentucky main campus and learning more about the Undergradute Program? Please visit the UK Visitor Center website to schedule a tour: Schedule a Main Campus Visit

Please note: main campus tours are not included as part of the PharmD Visit Dates or PharmD Preview Days. 

For visits to UK's main campus, please contact the UK Visitor Center

​Our Location

University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy

Lee T. Todd, Jr. Building

789 South Limestone

Lexington, KY 40536-0596

Driving & Parking

Get customized directions and map to the UK Chandler Hospital parking garage, 110 Transcript Avenue, one block south of the College of Pharmacy:

  1. Enter the address, city and state or zip for your starting point. (We have already entered the address of the Hospital Parking Garage.)
  2. Press the "Go" button.
  3. You will see detailed driving directions and a map to the garage.

Accommodations and Visitor Information

A few hotels located close to the College of Pharmacy are listed below. Many area hotels may offer discounted rates for guests of the University and may offer shuttle service to/from the airport. When making reservations, be sure to ask if they offer a discounted rate for guests of the University of Kentucky. The UK Visitor Center site also contains a comprehensive list of area hotels.

  • Hilton Lexington Suites/Lexington Green: 245 Lexington Green Circle, 40503 (shuttle service provided to and from airport/hotel; connected by walkway to specialty shops and restaurants)
  • SpringHill Marriott Suites: 863 South Broadway, 40508 (no shuttle service provided to and from airport/hotel)
  • Hyatt Regency of Lexington: 401 West High St. 40507 (shuttle service provided to and from airport/hotel)

Things to Do in Lexington

The University of Kentucky is located in the heart of Lexington, KY, a mid-sized city that offers both the liveliness and opportunity of a large metropolotian area and the serenity of a smaller community. Whether you enjoy cheering for a national champtionship winning basketball team or hiking through a nature sancutary, taking in a Broadway performance at the Opera House or enjoying a meal out with friends at a local spot, Lexington has something for you. Check out the Lexington Convention & Visitors Bureau (VisitLEX) to learn more about what to do in the Bluegrass.