Students in Schaumburg

Admitted Pharmacy Students

Congratulations on your admission and acceptance to the Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy! Welcome! This checklist contains the remaining items you need to complete and mail to us prior to your arrival.

Step 2: Understand the cost of attendance and payment process

Step 3: Complete and review your financial aid package

Step 4: Complete a criminal background check and drug screening

You will receive information through PharmCAS regarding your criminal background check and drug screening. If you have any questions about this process or the status of your screenings, please contact the enrollment office at COP@Roosevelt.edu or call 847-330-4500.

Step 5: Submit Final Transcripts

Final transcripts for pharmacy prerequisite courses or completion of a degree must be submitted to the College of Pharmacy by May 31 of your admission year. Transcripts must validate satisfactory completion of all prerequisite pharmacy courses taken since the submission of the application for admission, and the minimum cumulative grade point averages required by the College. Send transcripts to:

Roosevelt University
College of Pharmacy Admissions
1400 N. Roosevelt Blvd
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Step 6: Acquire an Illinois Pharmacy Technician license

All students must possess and maintain an active Illinois Pharmacy Technician License. The forms and application information can be found at the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation website, or call the department at 312-814-4500. The license must be obtained and submitted to the Office of Enrollment and Student Services by May 31 of your admission year. It will be renewed annually, by March 31.

Step 7: Provide Proof of Health Insurance

All students must provide proof of continued health insurance coverage (a copy of a current Insurance Card with YOUR name on it, or a letter from the Insurer can be used to show proof of health insurance coverage, by May 31 of your admission year. Students who do not have medical coverage can arrange it through the Roosevelt University’s student insurance program.

Step 8: Provide Immunization History

An Immunization History form is required to complete your conditional admission. Download the Immunization History Form and take it to a primary care physician for completion, and then return it to the College of Pharmacy by the date specified in acceptance documents. Don't forget to keep a copy for your records.  View the Immunization Requirements Checklist for a list of required immunizations. Completed immunization records must be on file before the student will be allowed to attend classes.

Step 9: Attend Admitted Students Day

Admitted Students Day occurs in the spring before your first summer term.  It is an opportunity to connect with your future classmates, learn more about financial aid, housing and what to expect in your first year at RUCOP.  Attendance is optional but strongly encouraged. You will receive an invitation with more information in March.

Step 10: Attend New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is mandatory and occurs on the first day of your summer term.  Check the University Calendar for specific dates. You will be meet your team members and your faculty advisor, receive your laptop computer, meet faculty and staff, receive your summer term course schedule, and complete any last-minute enrollment details.