College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

P1 Orientation Conferences and Professional Advancement Ceremony

The annual Professional Advancement Ceremony and conferences welcome BSPS and PharmD students to the first professional year of study. The college is pleased to continue its tradition of training some of the most talented students at The University of Toledo to become pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists who will lead in patient care and research.

Photo of students at a past Professional Advancement Ceremony

P1 Class of 2017 - Information for PharmD Students

General Schedule
Wed. Aug. 23 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thurs. Aug. 24 9:00 am – 5:45 pm
Fri. Aug. 25 8:45 – 1:30 pm
Detailed schedulE (PharmD)



Wed. Aug. 23 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thurs. Aug. 24 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Fri. Aug. 25 Noon - 1:30 pm
 Detailed Schedule (BSPS)

ExamSoft Requirements

For Information, *Download Version 12*

Health Science Campus (HSC) Access Card Request/Information

All students on the HSC need an Access Card (different from your Rocket ID card) to be able to enter the Wolfe Center and the CPPS resource center (Wolfe Center 150) after hours.  In order to receive your Access Card please follow these steps before you arrive for Orientation:

  1. Log in to using your UTAD password and upload a picture of yourself.  There is information regarding size and what is required in the photo on this site.   If you experience any problems with the website (i.e. uploading your photo or other issues), please call the HSC Rocket Card office at 419.383.4400 or email
  2. Many of you followed this procedure for your Rocket ID and it will be necessary to do this again unless you already have an Access Card.
  3. After submitting your photo, you can pick up your Access Card at any time at the Police Department on the HSC, lower level of Mulford Library, Room 007.  (Please allow 24 hours after submitting your photo.)

Information for BSPS P1 students

Orientation Letter (June 6, 2017)

BSPS Orientation Itinerary (Thursday, August 24, 2017)


Orientation Letter (June 12, 2017)

Incoming PharmD Student-Family Handout 


Professional Dress Required on Wednesday & Thursday of Orientation Week (Please see your June letters for details) 


Last Updated: 8/14/17