#4 Nationally NIH funding

Tradition of Excellence

87% Residency Match Rate

2017 Pharm.D. Graduates

100% Placement Rate

Pharm.D Class of 2017

A Pharmacy Degree prepares students to become pharmacy practitioners in a wide variety of settings, including community and retail pharmacies, hospitals, managed care facilities and many more.


Pharmacy Summer Camp

Learn more about the pharmacy profession and get a taste of what pharmacy school is like at the KU School of Pharmacy Summer Camp.
KU Pharmacy Summer Camp

Drug Information Center

Pharm.D. Img

The KU Drug Information Center provides accurate, unbiased and evidence-based drug information to healthcare professionals and patients within the state of Kansas.

Experiential Education
2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to Kansans in need during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU