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School of Pharmacy Hosts Orientation to Welcome Incoming Students

New Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) and graduate students participate in fun, informative activities to gain familiarity with the School and campus community.

First Year Students Gather in Lecture Hall for New Student Orientation

By Malissa Carroll
September 7, 2017

To help prepare incoming students for the academic year, the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy hosted new student orientation for members of its Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Class of 2021, as well as first-year graduate students in its PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences (PSC) and PhD in Pharmaceutical Health Services Research (PHSR) programs. Activities for students in the PharmD program began on Aug. 16, and introduced students to the School while setting expectations for the next four years. Students in the PhD in PSC program had an opportunity to attend presentations that showcased the wide range of research conducted in the department, while students in the PhD in PHSR program attended informative sessions that outlined expectations for coursework, teaching assistantships, and research rotations.

View the video below to see more highlights from this exciting time.

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