Pharmacy Orientation

Pharmacy Orientation Information


UNT System College of Pharmacy

Orientation Dates

Orientation Dates: August 11th-13th 

Immunization Requirements

Immunization requirements for ALL UNTHSC students can be found here. Addtionally, Tuberculosis Testing (PPD) is provided annually through the Student Health Clinic Personnel.

White Coat Ceremony

All Pharmacy students must attend. Please click here for more information on White Coat Ceremony. Pharmacy students do not have to submit their white coat size prior to orientation.


UNT Health Science Center has an Online Bookstore for students to purchase textbooks.  If you are looking to purchase new or used textbooks, please visit:

Additional offerings include Digital Textbooks and specially priced Microsoft and Adobe software. 

UNT Health Science Center and Alumni Association merchandise are also available for purchase through the Online Bookstore.  Shop the website to purchase a t-shirt, car decal or coffee mug! 

Required HIPAA Training

All incoming Pharmacy students need to complete HIPAA Training. You will need to complete the HIPAA Training before or during the week of orientation. Instructions on completing this training will be available soon.


All incoming Pharmacy students will receive a laptop as part of your $2000.00 course fee. Your laptop will be distributed during New Student Orientation. Check out your technology bundle HERE!

Background Checks

As a new Pharmacy student, you are required to complete a criminal background check prior to New Student Orientation. You will receive an email that instructs you on how to complete the background check. Please do not attempt to complete the background check until you receive the email.

Note: You will not have access to the site to submit your background check until you have been officially accepted into the Pharmacy program. 


You do not need to register for your classes. Pharmacy students are placed in their classes each semester.

Admissions Office

UNT Health Science Center
College of Pharmacy Admissions
Carl E. Everett Education Administration Building, Room 247
3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

This page last updated 17th Dec 2013