College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

General Application Requirements

Residency Matching Program

Residency candidates and the Institution participate in and adhere to the rules of the ASHP Resident Matching Program process.

Application requirements

Curriculum Vitae
A current copy of your current curriculum vitae is required. Your curriculum vitae should include the colleges and/or universities attended (including dates), degrees conferred or expected, professional experiences, rotation/clerkship experiences, extracurricular leadership experiences, and other academic and professional achievements.

Letter of Interest
A letter of interest should include short-term and long-term professional goals, motivation for residency training, and why you are interested in The University of Toledo Pharmacy Residency Program.

Submit official pharmacy school transcript(s) for all post-secondary pharmacy coursework. Candidates must have graduated from an ACPE-accredited school or college of pharmacy with a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree.

Letters of Recommendation
Three letters of recommendation are required. All letters of recommendation must be received by application deadline according to ASHP Residency website.


Application materials must be received deadline according to the program details on the ASHP Residency website.

An on-site interview at The University of Toledo College of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Residents must be eligible for licensure as a registered pharmacist in the state of Ohio.  Residents are encouraged to be licensed by July 31st, but required by October 1st.

How to Apply
To be considered for a Pharmacy Residency at The University of Toledo, you must:

  1. Be a PharmD graduate of an accredited college of pharmacy by mid-June
  2. Be eligible for licensure as a registered pharmacist in the state of Ohio, and are expected to complete the licensure process by October 1st of their year of residency
  3. Be enrolled in the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Residency Matching Program. Applications for the matching program may be downloaded from  The deadline for match registration is usually in early January.
  4. Complete application through PhORCAS.
  5. Once your completed application is received and if you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted to discuss dates. At this time, you will be given the name and phone number/e-mail address of a current resident who can be contacted to answer any questions you may have.  You may also contact the program director regarding any questions about the interview or the program.
  6. The ASHP Matching Program results are announced in mid-March. If you match at The University of Toledo, you will receive a letter of acceptance soon thereafter.
Last Updated: 6/27/22