College of Pharmacy

7 Greenhouse Road Kingston, RI 02881 – Office: 401.874.2761 Fax: 401.874.2181

Think Big, We Do.
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One of the many great things about URI's College of Pharmacy is that we're a diverse community of scholars who work together and inspire one another in our teaching, research, practice, and service. Our big idea is to improve the quality of life for people in our local, national, and global communities. We welcome you to join us at our beautiful campus near the ocean where you can do your very best work in brand new, cutting-edge facilities that give you the perfect resources to learn, grow, and put your ideas into practice.

  • Professor Slitt with Cameron Picard

    Investing in You.

    With our 0-6 pharmacy program, you start here, you finish here.

  • Pharmacy students talking together

    Building Community

    Our people make all the difference.

  • Opening New Doors.

    Our cutting-edge facilities are perfect for your big ideas.

  • 3D Printed Molecules

    Teaching With Technology.

    Technology goes way past transparencies here.

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    Leading Research.

    We’re advancing medicine, and changing the world.

which program is right for you?

BSPSspotlightBachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences
Our B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences program prepares students for careers in the pharmaceutical, consumer products, and healthcare industries.


Zawai and grad studentsGraduate Programs in Pharmaceutical Sciences
We offer M.S. and Ph.D. level degrees in Pharmaceutical Sciences with several specializations, as well as three joint programs.


Kristin Heinert
Doctor of Pharmacy
Our Doctor of Pharmacy 6-year Pharm.D. curriculum is a “zero to six” program, which means you can start and finish your degree without worrying about competing for your spot.



Student-Faculty Research

As a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow (SURF), third-year pharmacy student Rachel Carley worked on a discovery that could help patients with cholestasis, a condition impairing the flow of bile from the liver. This year, Rachel will continue to work with URI Assistant Professor of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Nisanne Ghonem, testing whether fenofibrate reduces inflammation. More »

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