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About the University

Founded in 1864 as St. Louis College of Pharmacy, University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis has educated innovators and leaders who impact health care locally, nationally and globally.

The University includes the College of Arts and Sciences and St. Louis College of Pharmacy, the third-oldest and 10th-largest college of pharmacy in the United States.

A Health-Care Focused Curriculum

At University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis, we educate the whole student through a challenging curriculum taught through the lens of health care.

We offer undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees that prepare students for a variety of health professions careers and lays the perfect foundation for professional or graduate studies.




Through partnerships with renowned institutions such as Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, University of Missouri-St. Louis and A.T. Still University, students at the University have opportunities to pursue professional and graduate school in fields including:

Where Discoveries Are Made

Our location in the Washington University Medical Campus, one of the nation’s leading biomedical communities, provides students and faculty unparalleled opportunities in research, education and hands-on experiences alongside leading educators and clinicians in their field.

The University is home to several collaborative academic and research centers, established in partnership with institutions like Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College.

Learn more about our collaborative research centers.

An Expansive Network

Connected through a rich history of discovery, innovation and excellence, our alumni live and work across the United States and the world in fields from biomedical research to health care communication.

Learn more about alumni.


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