Required Application Materials

All applications must be submitted via PhORCAS

  • Letter of intent
  • Transcript from School of Pharmacy
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation
    • All PGY-1 programs: at least two from APPE preceptors
    • All PGY-2 programs: at least one from PGY-1 residency preceptor and one from PGY-1 program director

Note: Please direct application materials (via PhORCAS) to the respective program director.

Please direct questions to:

December 28, 2017 @ 11:59pm EST (8:59pm PST) for all UC Davis Health System pharmacy residency programs.

  • PGY-1 programs: Late June 2018 (TBD) – June 30, 2019
  • PGY-2 programs: August 1, 2018 – July 31, 2019

  • All applicants must be registered to participate in the ASHP Residency Match Program
  • An on-site interview is required (by invitation only)
  • The applicant shall be licensed in California or be eligible to take the California State Board Exam within the first month of residency
  • Letter writers to comment on 6 of 13 characteristics
  • UC Davis Health System follows the AAMC guidelines regarding H-1B sponsorship and does not support the H-1B visa for international pharmacy graduates. In addition, UC Davis Health System does not accept H-1B visa transfers.

Employment is contingent upon drug screening and background check.

  • PGY-2 Program eligibility is contingent on certification of completion of PGY-1 residency.

ASHP Midyear Meeting 2017 in Orlando, FL

PGY-1 programs

  • Friday, February 2, 2018
  • Monday, February 5, 2018
  • Friday, February 23, 2018
  • Friday, February 26, 2018

PGY-2 programs

  • Individual arrangements to be made with program directors

** ALL PROGRAMS: Please plan to spend a full day at UC Davis Medical Center for your on-site interview

Phase I

  • Phase I rank order list deadline: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
  • Phase I Match Day: Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Phase II

  • Phase II rank order list deadline: Thursday, April 5, 2018
  • Phase II Match Day: Thursday, April 12, 2018