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Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy

Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy does not require the PCAT or a supplemental application. 


Consider applying Early Decision!

The deadline for applying Early Decision for the 2017-18 application cycle has passed. If you’re thinking about applying for fall 2019 or beyond and Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy is your #1 school, contact us for more information about the perks of being an Early Decision applicant: You’ll receive an admissions decision by the end of October, be awarded a $2,000 scholarship, and your $200 class deposit is waived! To learn more, reach out to our Admissions Office: or 423-439-6338.



Apply now using PharmCAS.  Complete and submit the online PharmCAS Application. (The application cycle opens in July every year.)


After we receive your application from PharmCAS, you will receive an email from us. This email will provide you with the status of your file.


Monitor your PharmCAS Application to ensure that your references have submitted their letters to PharmCAS.


How long does it take for my file to be reviewed and a decision to be made?

You will receive an email when we receive your verified application from PharmCAS, and we’ll let you know if we still need one or more letters of reference. The Admissions Committee reviews applications on a rolling basis and extends invitations to interview throughout the admissions cycle. Typically, you can expect to receive a decision within one to two weeks after we receive your application.

Deadlines for Fall 2018 entering class:


Early Decision Applicants

Regular Applicants

Receipt by PharmCAS of application, fee, and all transcripts

September 5, 2017

March 1, 2018

Deadline for all other materials 

(i.e., letters of reference, and if applicable, foreign transcript evaluation report and documentation of English language proficiency)

September 20, 2017

March 20, 2018

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