How to Apply
STEP 1 – All applicants to ASHP-accredited pharmacy practice residencies must participate in the match process sponsored by the National Matching Service. Applicants must submit match agreements to the National Matching Service to obtain a match number. Applications and deadlines can be found at the following link: www.natmatch.com/ashprmp/
STEP 2 – The UNC Hospitals will be participating in PhORCAS, the new ASHP residency online application tool. More information can be found here: http://www.ashp.org/phorcas
STEP 3 – A complete application will have the following information found through PhORCAS:
- General information about the applicant
- Cover letter
- Response to essay questions
- Curriculum Vitae
- Pharmacy School Transcript
- Three (3) references. Reference writers must complete the standardized Phorcas reference and should include a full letter in the area designated for program specific comments.
- Current photograph (optional)
Note – for those individuals applying to the 2-year MS / Health-System Pharmacy Administration residency program, all applicants need to complete a graduate school application (http://gradschool.unc.edu/admissions/applicant_dom.html))in addition to the residency application.
Application Deadline is January 1st.
Applicants: must submit all required materials as well as uploading a document with answers to UNC-specific essay questions (see supplemental information above).
Reference writers: UNC requests the completion of the standardized PhorCAS application reference form AS WELL as a narrative letter from each reference writer.