College of Pharmacy

The UNMC College of Pharmacy has specific requirements and deadlines for many of the tasks listed on the Onboarding Main Page. There are also important additional steps that are required. Please examine the menu below thoroughly. 

Reminder: Check your UNMC email account frequently for important onboarding information. 

Complete Background Check  

New College of Pharmacy students should wait until August to complete the One Source Background Check referenced on the Onboarding main page. 

Submit Official Transcripts  

Once you have completed all of your courses, send official transcripts to UNMC at:


UNMC College of Pharmacy
986120 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-6120


You will need to send transcripts for any coursework that was not already sent to PharmCAS.

Basic Life Support  
All pharmacy students are required to be certified in CPR/BLS- adult and child.  The American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers is the only course approved by our faculty.  BLS training classes will be held the weekend before school starts (see details in the Important Dates section).  If you have taken a BLS course already, you will need to provide documentation for approval.
Plough Scholarship Application  

This is for ALL College of Pharmacy Scholarships. 

Important Dates  
  • Welcome to Our World- TBD.  The P2 students will provide you with helpful information from a student's perspective.
  • Orientation- Wednesday, August 18th - Friday, August 20th.  All three days are mandatory.
  • White Coat Ceremony-  Friday, August 20th at 3pm.  Formal ceremony welcoming you to the profession with the presentation of your white coat.  Dress nicely.  Family is encouraged to attend (possibly via livestream)
  • BLS Training-  Classes will be held August 21st. More details and sign up information to follow.
  • First day of class- Monday, August 23rd

Additional details will be sent out via email this summer.