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PGY1 Application Information

PGY1 Application Information

Application Requirements

In order to be considered for this residency, the applicant must:
  1. Possess a strong interest in clinical pharmacy practice
  2. Be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident
  3. Be enrolled in or complete an ACPE-accredited PharmD degree program
  4. Participate in the ASHP Resident Matching Program

Once accepted into the residency program, candidates should submit a completed University Health Job Application by May 1 and obtain a Registered Pharmacist License in the state of Texas by August 1.

Application Materials

The applicant must submit the following application materials via the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) at

  1. Letter of interest/intent
  2. Current curriculum vitae
  3. Three professional letters of recommendation (via standard PhORCAS reference form)
  4. Official college of pharmacy transcripts
  5. Recent photograph (color or black & white)

Additional Information

For further information please contact: 

Elizabeth Hand, PharmD, BCIDP
PGY1 Residency Program Director
Pharmacy Manager – Clinical Pharmacy and Residency Programs
Department of Pharmacotherapy and Pharmacy Services
University Health
4502 Medical Drive, MS 102-1
San Antonio, TX 78229-4493

For employee benefits information, please contact Human Resources:
Rosie Ramirez, Recruiter at 210-358-2281 or

Application Deadline: December 31