Prospective Residents

Prospective Residents

The VCU Community-Based Residency Program will be recruiting at the following events:

ASHP Midyear Residency Showcase
Las Vegas, Nevada
Monday, December 4, 2022
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Booth 4434

Virtual Residency Showcase
Wednesday, December 13,  2022
6:00 pm – 8:00pm


Applicants must have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE accredited school or college of pharmacy (or B.S. in Pharmacy with equivalent experience); be a US Citizen; be eligible for licensure in Virginia; and have a positive vision for community pharmacy practice. Experience in community-based pharmacy is preferred.

Application Information:

The applicant will apply to the VCU School of Pharmacy Residency Program choosing only one site for the application (one application includes all practice sites) using the Pharmacy Online Centralized Residency Application Service (PhORCAS) and provide the following:

  1. Completed application
  2. Letter of intent with a statement of career goals and reasons for pursuing a community-based pharmacy practice residency
  3. Verified transcripts
  4. Current curriculum vitae
  5. Three letters of recommendation on the residency recommendation form (one of which must come from an employer or supervisor)
  6. Extracurricular activities
  • All information must be submitted in PhORCAS no later than January 2nd of the year in which admission is sought.
  • On-site interviews may be required for applicants at the discretion of the Selection Committee.
  • All sites participate in the ASHP Matching Process.