Thank you for your interest in the UIW Feik School of Pharmacy Program (FSOP). If you have any questions during the application process or would like to schedule an appointment with a counselor, please email us at rxadmissions@uiwtx.edu or call (210) 883-1000. We also recommend you visit the Feik School of Pharmacy website for regular updates about our program and admission processes.

1. PharmCAS Application

Feik School of Pharmacy is a designated PharmCAS school in which the application process begins at the PharmCAS website. We encourage that your application be completed and submitted as soon as possible. Read all the documents and instructions carefully. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. The deadline to submit is midnight EST, May 1st.

2. UIW Feik School of Pharmacy Supplemental Application

Feik School of Pharmacy requires a UIW Supplemental Fee along with the PharmCAS application. Only credit card payments processed through the school’s website will be accepted. A receipt can be printed by the applicant for their records.

3. PCAT

PCAT tests are required to be taken within two years of the application date.

See Harcourt Assessment, Inc. website customer service for the appropriate applications, testing dates, and payment deadlines. Because we are a designated PharmCAS school, you MUST arrange for Harcourt Assessment to send your PCAT scores directly to PharmCAS – CODE 104.

4. Pharmacy Observational Experience Certification

Exposure to pharmacy or the medical field is highly recommended. If you want to document experience in the pharmacy field, you may fill out the Pharmacy Observational Experience Certification Form and send it to UIW Feik School of Pharmacy, Office of Student Affairs.

5. Financial Aid

Information on financial aid, including scholarships and a link to the current FAFSA, can be found on the UIW Financial Assistance page.

6. Professional School Student Transfers

Feik School of Pharmacy does not allow transfer of professional pharmacy credits or waiver of requisites, nor does it admit students from other colleges or schools of pharmacy.

7. Background Checks

All applicants and students, according to Texas HB 1508 and the Texas Occupations Code 58.001, please be advised of the following:

  1. An individual who has been convicted of an offense may be ineligible for issuance of an occupational license upon completion of the educational program
  2. Each licensing authority that may issue an occupational license to an individual who completes an educational program must establish guidelines which state the reasons a particular crime is considered to relate to a particular license and any other criterion that affects the decisions of the licensing authority.
  3. Local or county licensing authorities may issue additional guidelines related to criminal history. Applicants should contact their respective local or county licensing authority for more details.
  4. A person may request a criminal history evaluation letter regarding the personal eligibility for a license issued by a licensing authority under Texas Occupations Code 53.102.

All applicants and students are encouraged to review all applicable eligibility requirements related to the respective occupational license. Questions related to eligibility requirements should be directed to the applicable licensing authority.

Potentially helpful agencies include the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy.