Admissions Timeline

Early October - School of Pharmacy Application for Admission forms are made available for the next admissions cycle.

September – February –to maintain admission eligibility, applicants are required to complete two on-line assessments: CASPer test and CASPer Snapshot.  These on-line assessment tools play an important part in the admissions process. We strongly encourage applicants to complete these assessments well in advance of the last possible opportunity. To learn more about CASPer, go to

February 1 - Deadline to apply for admission in Septmeber of that same year.

February 15 - Deadline to receive official transcripts from every university and/or college attended (other than Memorial University), including trancripts from AP and IB programs. If registered during the 2021 winter semester, the transcript must include the 2021 winter semester courses.

February - April: Applications are processed.

By mid-May: Select candidates are invited to an on-site face-to-face interview.  Normally, interviews are face-to-face and on-campus in St. John’s. However, because of COVID-19, interviews in May 2021 may be held using some form of virtual technology. Further decisions about the form of interview will be announced on this web page at a later date.              Applicants waitlisted for an interview or who are unsuccessfull will be notified at this time. 

By mid -June: Offers of admission are emailed to selected candidates. Unsuccessful candidates and candidates waitlisted for an offer of admission are notified.

Mid-July: Registration for fall semester begins.


School of Pharmacy

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000