Instructions for the 2015-2016 application process:

Step 1

All applicants to ASHP-accredited pharmacy practice residencies must participate in the match process sponsored by the National Matching Service. Applicants must submit match agreements to the National Matching Service to obtain a match number.

Applications and Deadlines

Of note, for applicants to the Health-System Medication-Use Management PGY2 Residency Program please use the following: Health-System Medication-Use Management Application

Step 2

The UNC Hospitals will be participating in PhORCAS, the new ASHP residency online application tool. More information can be found at PhORCAS.

Step 3

A complete application will have the following information found through PhORCAS:

Additional Application Requirements

PGY2 Health-System Medication-Use Management

For individuals applying to the Health-System Medication-Use Management Residency, please submit your completed application materials and letters of recommendation (sent directly from references) via email to by January 4th 2016. We will not be participating in the PhorCAS process this year.

PGY1/PGY2/MS Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency Program

For individuals applying to the 2-year MS / Health-System Pharmacy Administration residency program, all applicants need to complete a graduate school application in addition to the residency application.

All Residency Programs

Application Deadline is January 1st.

Applicants must submit all required materials as well as uploading a document with answers to UNC-specific essay questions (see supplemental information above).

For more information contact:

Kamakshi Rao

Kamakshi Rao, PharmD, BCOP, CPP, FASHP
Manager of Residency Programs
Residency Program Director
PGY1 Ambulatory Care
Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner
Ambulatory Adult Stem Cell Transplant