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Updated PharmCAS Important Dates

  • 1.  Updated PharmCAS Important Dates

    Posted 04-22-2020 09:35

    Hello colleagues,

    We wanted to provide a revised list of upcoming important dates for PharmCAS. 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!

    • MAY 01: 7th Regular application deadline
    • 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 18: New School Directory pages for 2020-2021 open to schools for editing*
    • MAY 18: Virtual Pharmacy School Fair
    • JUN 01: 8th Regular application deadline
    • JUN 05: School Manual released for 2020-2021
    • JUN 15: Updated admission decision codes are due from all schools
    • JUN 15: School Directory edits are due from schools for 2020-2021
    • JUN 18: Virtual Pharmacy School Fair
    • JUN 19: Configuration Portal closes for 2020-2021
    • JUL 01: 9th Regular application deadline
    • JUL 01: Last day for applicants to create a new PharmCAS account
    • JUL 03: New PharmCAS Website and Directory launch for applicants (tentative date)
    • JUL 03: Applicant Instructions available to applicants for 2020-2021
    • JUL 07: Document submission deadline for 2019-2020 (with the exception of PCAT scores)
    • JUL 07: CAS Updates and Policy Review webinar @ 2 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • JUL 10: Application and Spring Academic Update close for 2019-2020
    • 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 18: Virtual Pharmacy School Fair
    • JUL 29: PharmCAS Applicant webinar for 2020-2021 @ 2 pm ET (Register Now!)
    • AUG 18: Virtual Pharmacy School Fair
    • SUMMER 2020: WebAdMIT training opportunities
    • SEP 01: Final date PharmCAS will match PCAT scores to applicants in 2019-2020
    • SEP 08: Early Decision deadline
    • SEP 30: Final admissions decisions due from schools for 2019-2020
    • SEP 30: Virtual Pharmacy School Fair
    • 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
    • Spring 2021: AACP Admissions Workshop: Leadership in Enrollment Management**
    • Spring 2021: AACP Student Recruitment Event in Southern California**
    • MAY 03, 2021: 7th Regular application deadline
    • JUN 01, 2021: 8th Regular application deadline


    *We will be transitioning to a new PharmCAS School Directory 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. The pages will open for editing on May 18, 2020. Schools will have until June 15, 2020 to complete their edits.

    **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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