About KU Pharmacy Summer Camp


KU Pharmacy Summer Camp gives high school students and incoming college freshmen a chance to see what the pharmacy profession is all about. Participants will spend camp on-campus, experiencing in-person, hands-on activities related to the current pharmacy curriculum.

Camp participants will be the given the opportunity to:

  • Learn about various pharmacy practice settings including community pharmacy and institutional hospital practice sites
  • Visit campus research laboratories and interact with basic science faculty
  • Utilize the pharmacy school facilities including lecture classrooms and pharmacy practice skills laboratory spaces
  • Participate in the hands-on, non-sterile compounding of medications
  • Discuss current pharmacy practice methods with real life practitioners during a virtual tour of local pharmacies

Participants will be guided through the activities by current pharmacy students and school of pharmacy faculty.  Join us in exploring the pharmacy profession!