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PharmCAS Volume Update: Apr 2020

  • 1.  PharmCAS Volume Update: Apr 2020

    Posted 04-02-2020 15:52
    Attached is the latest PharmCAS volume update for the current 2019-2020 cycle, as well as applicant data by state of residency and primary college attended. The total number of PharmCAS applicants with Submitted status has decreased by 15.8% as compared to this time last year and the number of applications (designations) has declined by 25.6% percent to date. As of today, 72.4% of participating programs have pending deadlines.

    To view trend data for past cycles, download the 2018-2019 PharmCAS Applicant Data Report (PDF) in Connect. Please contact Nicole Iarossi at with questions about the status of a particular applicant.

    We also encourage you to read the "Important Updates Regarding PharmCAS and COVID-19" announcement, as posted in Connect on March 30, for additional updates. We hope you and your communities are safe and invite you to email us at with any questions.

    Libby J. Ross, MA
    Senior Director of Student Affairs
    American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
    703-739-2330, x1009