Entering Students

UF College of Pharmacy Class of 2028

Next Steps to Becoming a Gator

Before you arrive at the UF College of Pharmacy in August, we would encourage you to complete the steps highlighted in the table below.

UF College of Pharmacy Class of 2027

Opened Fall 2024

FAFSA Update

FAFSA opens as early as October 1. The sooner you fill out your FAFSA the more likely you are to receive a pharmacy grant. These are on a first come basis.

Respond 10 days after receipt if there are errors

Pre-Req Update

You must verify completion of the required pre-requisite courses. An audit will be sent to you 3 weeks after your admission offer. Review this information and let our office know if there are discrepancies.



If you are an international student you will need an I-20. Please email Mary Beth Yokomi at pharmdadmissions@cop.ufl.edu.

June 3-6 & 10-13 2024-Virtual – 6-8 pm

GatoRx Launch 2024

The purpose of GatorRx Launch is to ease the transition into our professional program.   In addition to a review of some important chemistry and anatomy/physiology concepts, we will have some great discussions about mentoring, imposter syndrome, and wellness.  All of this is designed to help you transition successfully into the PharmD program.  This is a 2 week virtual experience.

Due: June 30, 2024

UF Residency Verification

Login to myUFL to review your residency classification. You can reach out to the UF Admissions Office for additional information at 352-392-1365.

Opens: Summer 2024 | Due: August 6, 2024

Online Orientation

This required online course is designed to help you to become more familiar with the pharmacy program.

August 12-16, 2024


This required in-person event will prepare you for being successful in the Pharm.D. program and will provide expectations as a student in our program.

August 19, 2024

First Day of Classes

The first day of classes for the fall semester.

Opens August 18 | Due: September 1

Intern Licensure Application

Information will be posted in your Online Orientation site in Canvas. Do not start this process until instructed.

August 12, 2024* (For Summer Enrollees only

Last Day to Send Final Transcripts

All coursework must be verified. These transcripts should be sent to Mary Beth Yokomi at PO BOX 100495 Gainesville, FL 32610 or sent electronically to pharmdadmissions@cop.ufl.edu

First Week of August


You do not register yourself for courses. We will register you for your fall courses. We register you the first week of August.