Student Life

MCW’s Pharmacy School is located at MCW’s Milwaukee campus, a prominent medical education institution that is closely linked with some of the best hospitals and clinics in the region and the nation. As an MCW pharmacy student, you will be part of a vibrant and diverse community that is passionate about improving healthcare and how it contributes to the lives of patients and their families.

Each of our faculty members has a unique story of accomplishment and dedication to improving the health and quality of life of members of their communities. In fact, our faculty is comprised of visionaries who routinely serve as advocates at the local, state and national level to elevate the role of pharmacists in patient care teams.


If your passion for pharmacy brings you to MCW, you be surrounded by a warm and welcoming community that offers something for everyone, including old-world charm, diverse culture, historic neighborhoods, professional sports teams, a vibrant performing arts community and award-winning cuisine.

innovative 3-Year Program

MCW is one of the few pharmacy schools in the country offering a three-year Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree. Our innovative program will provide you with early and extensive exposure to a variety of clinical settings and world-class research in specialties such as precision medicine, pharmacogenomics, cancer and psychiatry. The MCW Pharmacy School accepts the PharmCAS application, available Tuesday, July 18, 2017.  Applications completed and submitted by Sunday, December 31, 2017 will be given priority review.  The final application deadline is Thursday, February 1, 2018. All prerequisite classes must be completed by July 31, 2018. Qualified applicants will be offered the opportunity to interview at the MCW Pharmacy School starting in the fall of 2017.  Applicants who successfully complete both the application and interview may be offered provisional admission to the MCW Pharmacy School.