The Online Admissions Application information link and the contact information listed on this page are only for students applying to the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) Program. Students wishing to apply for admission into a graduate degree or residency/fellowship program should select their program of interest on the Prospective Students page.  

PharmCAS Application 

The University of Houston College of Pharmacy participates in the Pharmacy College Application Service (PharmCAS), a national centralized application service that offers the convenience of one general application for multiple doctor of pharmacy degree programs.

UHCOP's participation in PharmCAS includes the Early Decision option. Specific deadlines and other information for the Fall 2016 Admissions Early Decision process will be posted in Summer 2015. 

Fall 2015 Admissions

The Fall 2015 Application period has closed; applications for Fall 2015 admission consideration are no longer being accepted.

Fall 2016 Admissions

The Application for Fall 2016 admission will be available in mid-July 2015.

For more information about the PharmCAS Online Application, please visit

Supplemental Application

The UH College of Pharmacy requires a Supplemental Application and a Supplemental Application fee ($100) to be sent directly to the UH College of Pharmacy.

The 2016 UHCOP Supplemental Application will be available in mid-July 2015. 

UHCOP Regular Decision applicants are to: 

  • Submit their PharmCAS application to PharmCAS without delay.
  • Complete and submit the UHCOP Supplemental Application electronically or by mail without delay.
  • Provide the supplemental application fee ($100) and all applicable Supplemental Application materials directly to the UH College of Pharmacy (2015 deadline TBA).
  • Place their full name and PharmCAS ID number on their Supplemental Application fee.

The UH College of Pharmacy will not process a Regular Decision applicant's PharmCAS record until the PharmCAS processing team has verified the applicant's information (i.e. PharmCAS application, college transcript[s], processed PharmCAS fee, etc.).

As PharmCAS processing may take up to five weeks once all required materials are received, applicants are encouraged to apply early.

The UHCOP Supplemental Application materials consist of:

  • $100.00 nonrefundable Supplemental Application Fee (personal check or money order)
  • Credit by Examination Documentation Items (if applicable)

Official, sealed AP/CLEP/IB Student Score Reports from College Board,
An official transcript in a sealed envelope from your college/university indicating earned college credit (i.e. AP scores, CLEP exams, etc) at the institution also may be used. Specific course names and course numbers awarded must be clearly indicated on the transcript for credit to be recognized.

For more information, visit

  • International Transcript Evaluation Process (if applicable)
  • Official U.S. high school transcript to show completion of high school physics (if applicable)
  • Residency Questionnaire (documentation required if requesting in-state 'Texas' residency)
  • Important Disclosures
  • Technical Standards
  • Certification Page

The PharmCAS ID MUST be provided on each item of the supplemental application materials.

Mail the UHCOP Supplemental Application materials directly to the following address:

University of Houston

College of Pharmacy Office of Admissions

141 Science & Research Bldg. 2

Houston, Texas 77204-5000

Seat Deposit

Applicants who receive official notice of his/her conditional acceptance into the Pharm.D. program must submit a nonrefundable $400.00 seat deposit. A portion of this deposit will be credited toward his/her tuition and fees.

Interview Days 2014-2015

Applicants selected for interviews will receive their invitations via email. Listed below are the interview days that have been scheduled.

All interviews are conducted between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on the scheduled date (applicants will be notified of their specific interview time and date via email). Each applicant's interview will last approximately 4 hours.   

Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

Friday, March 6, 2015

Contact Information

For questions regarding the PharmCAS application, refer to the PharmCAS website:

Email Address

Applicants who have submitted the UHCOP Supplemental Application may direct their specific inquires to

Potential applicants may direct their general inquires to

Mailing Address

University of Houston

College of Pharmacy Office of Admissions

141 Science & Research Building 2

Houston, TX 77204-5000

Phone Number

(713) 743-1239