This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2024-2025 VCU Bulletin. Courses that expose students to cutting-edge content and transformative learning may be added and notification of additional program approvals may be received prior to finalization. General education program content is also subject to change. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.


To achieve excellence in professional and graduate programs through innovative education and leading-edge research. We will achieve our mission by graduating outstanding future pharmacists and scientists who will improve human health, foster exemplary research and provide sustaining contributions to interprofessional patient care. 


A transformational leader in pharmacy education, clinical practice and clinical and pharmaceutical research.

Core values

  1. Innovation
    We encourage innovations and ideas that enhance the school’s mission.
  2. Personal growth
    We pursue professional growth and personal development that drives excellence.
  3. Integrity and respect
    We demonstrate ethical behaviors, personal responsibility and respect for others.
  4. Collaboration
    We embrace interprofessional and interdisciplinary collaboration in patient care, teaching, learning and research.
  5. Inclusive excellence
    We promote an environment of engagement and inclusion that values the diversity and contributions of our students, staff, faculty and administrators.