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  • 1.  PharmCAS Important Dates

    Posted 03-12-2021 10:03 AM
    Edited by Katie Bruce 03-12-2021 10:04 AM

    Hello colleagues,

    With preparations underway for the next application cycle (2021-2022), we wanted to outline some of the upcoming important dates.

    The dates for the current 2020-2021 cycle are noted in black and dates for the upcoming 2021-2022 cycle are noted in blue). There may be other important dates beyond what is posted below. Additionally, the 2021-2022 dates are subject to change. We will inform you of any changes if need be and hope this schedule helps you in your planning!

    • APR 01: 6th Regular application deadline
    • APR 07: Spring Virtual Pharmacy School Fair (Register Now!)
    • APR 15: Spring Academic Update window opens
    • MAY 03: 7th Regular application deadline
    • MAY 11: Configuration Portal open to schools for 2021-2022
    • MAY 12: PharmCAS Configuration Portal webinar for schools @ 1 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • MAY 18: School Directory pages for 2021-2022 open to schools for editing
    • JUN 01: 8th Regular application deadline
    • JUN 01: Last day for applicants to create a new PharmCAS account
    • JUN 04: School Manual released for 2021-2022
    • JUN 15: Updated admission decision codes are due from all schools
    • JUN 15: School Directory edits are due from schools for 2021-2022
    • JUN 18: Configuration Portal closes for 2021-2022
    • JUN 30: Document submission deadline for 2020-2021 (with the exception of PCAT scores)
    • JUN 30: Application and Spring Academic Update close for 2020-2021
    • JUL 01: Applicant Instructions are available to applicants for 2021-2022
    • JUL 07: CAS Updates and Policy Review webinar @ 2 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • JUL 14: Application and WebAdMIT launch by noon ET for 2021-2022
    • JUL 14: Transfer settings feature and final Custom Export Layout file are available
    • JUL 28: PharmCAS Applicant webinar for 2021-2022 @ 2 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • SEP 01: Final date PharmCAS will match PCAT scores to applicants in 2020-2021
    • SEP 22: Fall Virtual Pharmacy School Fair (Register Now!)
    • SEP 30: Final admissions decisions due from schools for 2020-2021
    • OCT 01: Liaison-Assisted Deferral Process occurs (schools must enter all Deferred decision codes in WebAdMIT by no later than 9/30)
    • BY NOV: PharmCAS year-end reports released for 2020-2021
    • NOV 01: 1st Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • DEC 01: 2nd Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • DEC 15: Fall Academic Update opens
    • JAN 04, 2022: 3rd Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • FEB 01, 2022: 4th Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • FEB 15, 2022: Fall Academic Update closes
    • MAR 01, 2022: CAG decision deadline for applicants applying to CAG schools
    • MAR 01, 2022: 5th Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • APR 01, 2022: 6th Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • APR 15, 2022: Spring Academic Update window opens
    • MAY 02, 2022: 7th Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • JUN 01, 2022: 8th Final (enforced)* application deadline
    • JUN 30, 2022Application and Spring Academic Update close for 2021-2022


    * "Regular" application deadlines will be referred to as "Final (enforced)" deadlines in the upcoming 2021-2022 cycle to distinguish them from the new priority deadline options. See the related announcement.

    Please let us know if you have any questions.

    Thanks!



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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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