School of Pharmacy

The UTEP School of Pharmacy (SOP) is currently in the transition of moving from a cooperative pharmacy program with The University of Texas at Austin to a standalone school of pharmacy at The University of Texas at El Paso.

It is an exciting time for us and we encourage you to explore our website to learn more about our Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program, our residency programs, and the services we provide to students interested in pharmacy (pre-pharmacy).   

Continue to check in with us to learn more about our transition and please contact us if you have any questions. Please consider giving to the UTEP SOP to help us fulfill our mission of bridging borders for access and excellence: transforming pharmacy education, patient care, community service, research and leadership to benefit a 21st century demographic.”

Please note that the UTEP SOP is currently in the process of securing “Pre-Candidate Status” via the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). Please check our Accreditation webpage for more information.

The Doctor of Pharmacy program of The University of Texas at El Paso has applied for accreditation status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60603, 312/644-3575; FAX 312/664-4652, web site For an explanation of the ACPE accreditation process, consult the Office of the Dean or ACPE (

For more information regarding ACPE and the accreditation process see