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Medical College of Wisconsin Pharmacy School - Now Accepting Applications for the 2024-2025 School Year

Apply on PharmCAS by June 3, 2024
The school year for the Class of 2027 begins on Monday, July 8, 2024
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Meet With Our Student Affairs Team 

We invite you to come see all the Medical College of Wisconsin campus has to offer! Schedule a time to chat with the Student Affairs team, meet faculty / current students, and explore our classroom and lab spaces.


Hope Goes, BS

Education Program Coordinator II


Kendra Kalscheur, MS

Program Manager for Student Affairs and Enrollment


Angela Kowalski, MS

Program Manager of Student Affairs

Important Dates

July 13, 2023: Application opens on PharmCAS
April 15, 2024: Scholarship application deadline
March 1, 2024: Priority application deadline
June 3, 2024: Final application deadline
June 30, 2024:
All prerequisite classes must be completed
July 8, 2024:
Classes begin

Top reasons to apply by the priority application deadline (March 1)

  • Secure your seat early in a rolling admissions process
  • Maximize your scholarship opportunities
  • Allow adequate time to search for and secure housing before classes start in July

Become the Pharmacist of the Future

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See the list of important deadlines and steps to submit your application.

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View the list of prerequisite courses, eligibility requirements, and information about the application and interview process.

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Student Housing Guide

This document will assist you with obtaining housing accommodations while you study at the MCW of Pharmacy.

2023 Housing Guide
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Student Life

Learn about the passionate, diverse community you'll join at MCW.

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Undergraduate Dual Degree Programs

Students attending one of our 13 partner undergraduate institutions in Wisconsin can earn their bachelor’s degree and PharmD in as little as six years.


Information for Prospective Students

  • Academic Support and Enrichment

    Review information regarding academic advising, peer tutoring, academic enhancement, boards preparation and the clinical advising program.

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  • Health and Wellness

    Review information regarding health and wellness resources, health insurance and student health services.

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  • Student Inclusion

    Student Inclusion is committed to supporting diversity of all types in healthcare education as well as recruiting and supporting students and residents who are Under-Represented in Medicine (URM)

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  • Student Records

    Review bulletins, handbooks, policies, academic calendars, and courses and submit requests to the Office of the Registrar.

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What Trail Will You Blaze?

By taking the first step toward your pharmacy education at the MCW Pharmacy School, you commit to becoming a key provider in improving care for patients with chronic diseases and patients needing acute care. You will partner with patients to ensure health and wellness across their lifespan, and increase accessibility in the community to health screenings, immunizations and other important health services. It is a monumental and meaningful task, and we are here to guide you every step of the way.

Hematology/Oncology Pharmacist

At MCW, we know that to be a pharmacist is to advocate for the health and wellbeing of every individual you encounter as a professional. Whether you want to focus your professional efforts on contributing to trends in precision medicine, pharmacogenomics, cancer, psychiatry, or focus on providing primary care services in your community, we surround you with everything you need to emerge from MCW fully prepared to meet the demands facing the next generation of pharmacists.

Emergency Medicine Pharmacist

Through your educational experience, you will learn how to provide better quality healthcare as part of an interprofessional team. Additionally, you will discover how you can most effectively contribute to the quality of life for your patients and your community. 

Student Resources

Student Handbook

MCW Pharmacy School Student Handbook (PDF)
This handbook contains information, policies, and procedures specific to students enrolled in the Doctor of Pharmacy program. It is to be used in conjunction with the MCW All Student Handbook which includes information, policies, and procedures that pertain to all students.

Medical College of Wisconsin All Student Bulletin (PDF)
This handbook contains information, policies, and procedures for all students enrolled at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). It is to be used in conjunction with the MCW Office of Graduate Studies Handbook, the Medical School Handbook and/or the Pharmacy School Handbook which include information, policies and procedures specific to the schools.

Although every effort has been made to verify the accuracy of information in this publication, MCW reserves the right to make changes to policies and procedures without notice as necessitated by governing authorities or administrative needs. Changes will become effective whenever the proper authorities so determine and will apply to all matriculated students.

Updates and changes are made annually to the handbook. Anyone with suggestions for amending or changing any of the information in this handbook should make those suggestions in writing to the Office of the Registrar.

It is the responsibility of the student to seek out clarification of policies and procedures.

Campus Safety
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) prepares and publishes its Annual Campus Safety Report in compliance with the Higher Education Act of 1965, otherwise known as the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act). This report outlines MCW’s security policies and discloses campus crime statistics for the three most recent calendar years.

This report is available to all current and prospective faculty, staff and students. An electronic version of the report can be accessed at this location. A paper copy of this report may be obtained by contacting Medical College of Wisconsin, Public Safety, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53226 or by calling (414) 955-8295.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to learn more, please contact the Pharmacy School Office of Student Affairs.

MCW Pharmacy School
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-7476

Hope Goes, BS

Education Program Coordinator II
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Kendra Kalscheur
Program Manager for Student Affairs
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Angela Kowalski, MS
Enrollment Program Manager
Office of Student Affairs
(414) 955-2646
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