The Pharmacy workshop is aimed at helping incoming students review the fundamental knowledge and skills bases needed to perform at the best of your abilities. This in person workshop will be the week prior to New Student Orientation. Not only will you have the opportunity to refresh your knowledge in these areas in this workshop, you will have the opportunity to meet new classmates, gain beneficial new knowledge, and be exposed to the curriculum teaching/learning style. The facts and study tips presented will be “high yield” and designed to help you succeed in the classroom.
Summer 2023 Workshop
- Opens: April 3, 2023 at 8:00 AM (Central Time)
- Closes: July 21, 2023 at 5:00 PM (Central Time)
- Payment must be submitted online when you register for the workshop (Visa, MasterCard, & Discover).
- After payment is received, you will receive a confirmation email within five (5) business days.
Pharmacy Two Day Workshop
Thursday August 3rd; 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Friday August 4th; 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Details: Focus is on the undergraduate material that is most utilized and applicable to pharmacy coursework such as: fundamentals in mathematics, chemistry, and biochemistry. The workshop will also expose students to the principles covered in the first year pharmacy curriculum. Students who attend the workshop will gain access to session materials provided by workshop instructors as well as additional multimedia, notes and content that will continue to be provided throughout the year. All materials associated with the workshop, including a detailed schedule of topic delivery, all files, and resources will be delivered electronically no later than August 7th.
Please contact the Center for Academic Performance at CAP@unthsc.edu if you have any difficulty.
Will I receive a confirmation email when I register?
Yes, you will receive 2 confirmation emails. The first will be a receipt for you purchase. The second will come from the CAP office 3-5 business days after you register and will include additional details along with a survey to complete.
Is there a limit to how many students can register for the workshop?
Registration is a first-come first-served process. All workshops are capped at 160 registrants. Once we reach the registration cap, we will add students to a wait list. Payment and registration must be complete by the end of the registration date. We encourage you to register and pay as soon as you can to secure a place in a workshop.
Does this workshop count for course credit?
No. This workshop is designed and taught by current students to help incoming students get ahead.
What is the attire for the workshops?
Attire is casual, but remember that you are in a professional setting. If you register for an anatomy workshop, you must wear close toed shoes. Additional information may be provided depending on your workshop.
Do I need to bring any supplies for the workshop?
Workshop content will be provided on Canvas. We recommend that you bring your laptop to the workshop(s) to follow along with any content provided. If you do not have a computer to bring, please contact the CAP office and we will print any written content for you.
Will there be access to the internet?
Yes, you will be provided wireless access to the internet for the duration of the workshop.
When will I get access to the workshop materials?
Canvas access will be granted to all registrants the Friday prior to the workshop. You will receive an email when the Pre-Matriculation Canvas course is open.
Do I have to attend the entire workshop?
No and yes. No, you do not have to attend the entire workshop, but you do have to pay the full price. However, there may be required presentations or lectures you must attend in order to participate in other elements of the workshop (i.e. anatomy lab). If you need to leave early or miss a day, we recommend that you inform CAP in case you are going to miss any required elements.
Can I request a refund?
Yes, you may request a refund. Refund requests must be received by the registration deadline date listed above. Request a refund.
Will meals be provided?
Meals are not provided during the workshop. There are 2 cafes on campus where you can purchase food and there are also restaurants close by if you prefer. You are also welcome to bring your own food, but refrigerators and microwaves are not available.
Can I request accommodations for the workshop?
Yes, you can receive accommodations for a disability or temporary medical condition for the workshop. If you need accommodations, please contact the Office of Disability Access by emailing the Director, Brandie Wiley, at Brandie.Wiley@unthsc.edu. If you are not sure whether you will need accommodations or not, feel free to reach out to the CAP office at CAP@unthsc.edu.
Do I have to pay for parking?
No, you do not have to pay for parking. You will receive an email closer to the date of your workshop informing you of which lots you will be able to park in.
Who do I contact if I have any questions?
Please contact the Center for Academic Performance. You can email CAP@unthsc.edu or call 817-735-2531. Please leave a message if your call is not answered and someone will return you call as soon as we are available.