Admissions


Freshmen Students

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is the forward-thinking, experiential college committed to discovering the next phase of human possibility and health care.

At Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, we share a passion for discovery and are committed to graduating the best health care minds in the world. We have all the tools you need to fulfill an experiential education - distinguished faculty, modern facilities, and the drive to redefine human possibility. 

Explore our fascinating academic programs, active campus life, and unmatched opportunities that you'll find here at ACPHS. Check out the video below to get a better idea of who we are and why ACPHS is the place for you.

We hope to see you soon! 

Application Instructions and Requirements

ACPHS is one of more than 500 institutions worldwide to use the Common Application. This application for admission is for current high school students with an interest in first year entry into our Doctor of Pharmacy or Bachelor of Science programs.

An application fee of $75 is required for first year students. For students who conduct an official visit to the College, an Application Fee Waiver can be requested by contacting the Office of Admissions.

November 1

  • Early Decision (binding) Application Deadline  
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Deadline for Early Decision Applicants

December 1

  • Early Action (non-binding) Application Deadline  
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Deadline for Early Action Applicants

February 1 *

  • Regular Decision Application Priority Deadline
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Deadline for Regular Decision Applicants
  • Deposit and Enrollment Confirmation Deadline for Early Decision applicants

March 1

  • Regular Decision Notification

May 1

  • Deposit and Enrollment Confirmation for Early Action and Regular Decision Applicants

 

* After February 1, applications will be considered and accepted on a rolling and space-available basis.

International Student Applicants

Learn more about required application materials for students located outside of the United States.