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  • 1.  PharmCAS Important Dates

    Posted 02-06-2020 12:09

    Hello colleagues,

    We are halfway through the 2019-2020 PharmCAS cycle and preparations are underway for the 2020-2021 application cycle. We wanted to outline some of the upcoming important dates. The dates for the current 2019-2020 cycle are noted in black and dates for the upcoming 2020-2021 cycle are noted in blue). There may be other important dates beyond what is posted here. Additionally, the 2020-2021 dates are subject to change and we will inform you of any changes if need be. We hope this schedule helps you in your planning!

    • FEB 18: Fall Academic Update closes
    • MAR 02: 5th Regular application deadline
    • MAR 01: CAG deposit deadline for applicants applying to CAG schools
    • MAR 01: Initial admission decision codes are due from all schools
    • APR 01: 6th Regular application deadline
    • MAY 01: 7th Regular application deadline
    • MID-MAY: New School Directory pages for 2020-2021 open to schools for editing*
    • MAY 12: Configuration Portal open to schools for 2020-2021
    • MAY 13: "What's New in the Configuration Portal?" webinar for schools @ 3 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • MAY 14: PCAT Update webinar @ 2 pm ET**
    • JUN 01: 8th Regular application deadline
    • JUN 01: Last day for applicants to create a new PharmCAS account
    • JUN 05: Applicant Instructions and School Manual released for 2020-2021
    • JUN 15: Updated admission decision codes are due from all schools
    • MID-JUN: School Directory edits are due from schools for 2020-2021
    • JUN 19: Configuration Portal closes for 2020-2021
    • JUN 30: Application and Spring Academic Update close for 2019-2020
    • JUL 7: CAS Updates and Policy Review webinar @ 2 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • JUL 14: Application and WebAdMIT launch by noon ET for 2020-2021
    • JUL 15: Transfer settings feature and final Custom Export Layout file are available
    • JUL 17-18: 2020 AACP Admissions Workshop in Long Beach, CA**
    • JUL 18: AACP Student Recruitment Event in Long Beach, CA (Register Now!)
    • JUL 29: PharmCAS Applicant webinar for 2020-2021 @ 2 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • SUMMER 2020: WebAdMIT Training for New Users webinar(s)**
    • SUMMER 2020: WebAdMIT Training for Intermediate and Advanced Users webinar**
    • SEP 08: Early Decision deadline
    • SEP 30: Final admissions decisions due from schools for 2019-2020
    • OCT 23: Deadline for programs to report admission decisions for ED applicants
    • OCT 26: Early Decision applicants with no acceptance status are automatically released
    • NOV 02: 1st Regular application deadline
    • BY NOV: PharmCAS year-end reports released for 2019-2020
    • DEC 01: 2nd Regular application deadline
    • DEC 15: Fall Academic Update opens
    • JAN 04, 2021: 3rd Regular application deadline
    • FEB 01, 2021: 4th Regular application deadline
    • FEB 15, 2021: Fall Academic Update closes
    • MAR 01, 2021: CAG deposit deadline for applicants applying to CAG schools
    • MAR 01, 2021: 5th Regular application deadline
    • APR 01, 2021: 6th Regular application deadline
    • MAY 03, 2021: 7th Regular application deadline
    • JUN 01, 2021: 8th Regular application deadline


    *We will be transitioning to a new PharmCAS School Directory page form for the 2020-2021 cycle. As a result, not all of your current page information may carry forward, so please allow additional time to update your information for the new cycle. Open date TBD.

    **Additional details and registration information will be provided once available.

    Please let us know if you have any questions.

    Thanks,
    Katie



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    Katie Owings Bruce
    Director of Application Services and Student Programs
    American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
    703-739-2330 x1026
    kbruce@aacp.org
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