Admissions Process

RPHARM Application Process:
  • Apply to the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy (UIC-COP) through the online Pharmacy College Admissions Service (PharmCAS).  For more information, visit the UIC College of Pharmacy web site.  
  • Indicate your interest in rural pharmacy on the UIC supplemental application or by contacting the RPHARM Program Director (see contact information below).
  • Once a regular admission interview has been scheduled, you will be contacted to set up an additional interview with rural faculty.

If admitted into the RPHARM program, students are required to participate in all four years of the RPHARM curriculum.   

For more information, please contact:

Heidi R. Olsen, PharmD
Director, Rural Pharmacy Education Program
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Illinois College of Pharmacy at Rockford
Phone:  815.395.5911