Recruitment Events



2017-18 Recruitment Events

  • Multiple Mini Interview Preparation Workshop

    The OU College of Pharmacy conducts a pharmacy school interview prep workshop for pre-pharmacy students every fall. This workshop is designed to provide details on how to prepare for the multiple mini interview process and what to expect on the interview day. 

    The Fall 2017 workshop has already been held. The next interview prep workshop will be held in September 2018. Stay tuned for more details!


  • OUCOP RxPerience Open House

    Come experience all that the OU College of Pharmacy has to offer at our RxPerience Open House! The next open house is planned for Fall 2018. Check back in late summer for more details! 

    Attendees will get the opportunity to learn more about our college from our faculty, students, and staff with various roundtables covering everything from our curriculum and admissions to student organizations and research! 

  • Pillars For Success Pharmacy Camp for Undergraduate Students

    THE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED!

    Application Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2018 (Transcripts due by April 15, 2018)

    The dates for the camp will be May 14-18 and 21-25, 2018. (Participants must be able to attend BOTH weeks!)

    To apply for the camp, please go to:  

    Pillars for Success Undergraduate Camp Application 

    There is no application fee and the camp is FREE to all selected participants!    

     What is Pillars For Success Undergraduate Camp?

    The OUCOP Pillars For Success Undergraduate Camp provides up to 10 pre-pharmacy students who have completed at least their freshman year of college, a 2 week intensive camp designed to provide the foundation for a successful pharmacy school application. Sessions will include PCAT prep, one-on-one application coaching, introduction to pharmacy school topics, interaction with faculty, alumni, and pharmacy students, teamwork, leadership development, interviewing skills, job shadowing, and more.

    This camp is FREE and all necessary materials will be provided to applicants. However, participants are financially responsible for their own personal travel and lodging.

    How Do I Apply for the Camp?

     

    • We will accept a maximum of 10 students for this inaugural camp. Applicants must have completed at least their freshman year of college or a minimum of 24 semester hours and must be at least 18 years old.
    • Applicants must be pre-pharmacy and currently working on completing pre-requisite course requirements. Applicants must have a minimum 2.75 overall GPA.
    • Priority will be given to applicants living in the OKC metro area or who attend OU Norman or come from a disadvantaged background or represent a group that is underrepresented in the health professions. However, all qualified students are welcome to apply.
    • Applicants accepted for the camp must be able to provide their own transportation and housing for the duration of the camp. Some meals will be provided and all activities, materials, and assessments will be provided by OUCOP.
    • Interested students must complete the online application by Thursday, March 1, 2018. Those selected to participate in the camp will be notified by Thursday, March 15, 2018 and will be required to confirm attendance no later than Friday, March 23, 2018.
    • Mandatory paperwork for participation will be required to be returned no later than Monday, April 30, 2018.

     

     Selection Process

     

    • Applicants accepted for the camp must be able to provide their own transportation and housing for the duration of the camp. Some meals will be provided and all activities, materials, and assessments will be provided by OUCOP.
    • Interested students must complete the online application by Thursday, March 1, 2018. Those selected to participate in the camp will be notified by Thursday, March 15, 2018 and will be required to confirm attendance no later than Friday, March 23, 2018.
    • Mandatory paperwork for participation will be required to be returned no later than Monday, April 30, 2018.

     

     Camp Participant Benefits

    • Enhance your pharmacy school application
    • Receive valuable study prep materials, other leadership assessments, and advice
    • Participate in unique pharmacy opportunities
    • Network with faculty, alumni, and students
    • Network with potential future classmates
    • Leadership and teamwork development
    • Enhance your interviewing skills
    • Learn more about financing your pharmacy education

     

      Questions about the camp or application process can be directed to Jennifer Richardson, Director of Recruitment & Admissions at jennifer-richardson@ouhsc.edu.

  • OUCOP Future PharmeRx Preview Day

    THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN THIS EVENT. REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED AS WE HAVE REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON A WAITING LIST, PLEASE EMAIL jennifer-richardson@ouhsc.edu.

    Are you a middle school or high school student interested in learning more about pharmacy? Then this event is for you!  Attendees will get the opportunity to learn more about the pharmacy profession and pharmacy school from our faculty, students, and staff with various interactive activities and tours.

    The OUCOP Future PharmeRx Preview Day will be on Saturday, February 24, 2018 beginning at 9:00 am and ending at 2:30 pm that day. This event is FREE. For proper planning for supplies and materials, please register no later than Friday, February 2, 2018.

    To register, please go to:

     OUCOP Future PharmeRx Preview Day Registration

    THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN THIS EVENT. REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED AS WE HAVE REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON A WAITING LIST, PLEASE EMAIL jennifer-richardson@ouhsc.edu.

  • Prescription for Inspiration Admissions Workshop

    Prescription for Inspiration

    Admissions Workshop

    Saturday, April 7, 2018

    Location: OUHSC College of Pharmacy

    College of Pharmacy Building, Rm. 101


    This annual event is held every spring. This workshop gives attendees an opportunity to go in-depth into the admissions process covering everything from requirements and application procedures to how to enhance skills necessary for success in gaining admission. While this workshop is beneficial to anyone thinking about applying to pharmacy school, it can be the most beneficial to those who are ready to apply for the next entering class.

    This year's workshop will be held on Saturday, April 7, 2018. To register, please go to 2018 Admissions Workshop Registration Form no later than Friday, MARCH 30, 2018.

    8:40 AM            Registration                                          Room 101

    8:55 AM            Welcome                                              

    9:00 AM            Getting on the Right Track
                            -Admission Requirements
                            -Early Decision vs. Regular Decision
                            -Application Timeline
                            -Admission Statistics                         

     9: 45 AM           Break

     10:00 AM          Holistic Admissions

                            -What is holistic admissions?

                            -How is my application evaluated?

                            -What should I do to enhance each area?

     11:00 AM          The Key to Your Success: Communication                                             -Written communication           

                            -What are multiple mini interviews?

                            -How can I prepare for MMI?

                            -How can I enhance my communication skills                
    11:45 AM          Questions & Answers                           

    12:00 PM          Lunch & Guided Tour                                         

    1:00 PM            Adjourn