Frequently Asked Questions

If your question is not answered by any of the following questions, please contact us with your question and we will provide an answer as soon as possible.


“What is Pre-Pharmacy Day?”

Pre-Pharmacy Day is an all-day event at UCI that provides aspiring pharmacy students with the opportunity to learn more about the pharmacy profession, gain exposure to numerous different unique Pharm. D. programs, and network with pharmacy school representatives from 20 different universities across the nation.

For more general information about Pre-Pharmacy Day, please visit About Pre-Pharmacy Day located at the bottom of the home page. For a comprehensive account of the day’s activities, please visit From the Ambassador.


“When is Pre-Pharmacy Day?”

Pre-Pharmacy Day will take place on Sunday, January 19th, 2020. The event is an all-day event and will run from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM.


“Where is Pre-Pharmacy Day, and how do I get there?”

Pre-Pharmacy Day will take place in the Emerald Bay ABCDE and Doheny Beach A and B rooms within the UCI Student Center.

To get to the event, please visit our Maps page.


“How do I register for Pre-Pharmacy Day?”

If you are a UCI student, please register using this link.

If you are a non-UCI student, please register using this link.


“I plan to drive to Pre-Pharmacy Day, but I don’t live near Irvine and/or I do not have a parking pass. What do I do?”

Across the UCI Student Center and Events Services is a parking structure. It is highly recommended that you park there. An attendant should be working to help facilitate a parking permit purchase. We recommend that you purchase the all-day pass for $10.


“I have a commitment that day, but I really want to go to Pre-Pharmacy Day. Do I have to stay the whole day?”

No, you do not have to stay the entire day. However, it is HIGHLY suggested that you stay throughout the duration of the event in order to get the most out of it.


“Is there a certain attire required for Pre-Pharmacy Day?”

Pre-Pharmacy Day is a formal event. We would strongly encourage that you dress business-casual or higher. The pharmacy school representatives travel a long way to make it to our event, so you want to make the most of each opportunity to impress them!


“Since Pre-Pharmacy Day is an all-day event, will breakfast, lunch, and dinner be provided?”

Breakfast and dinner are not provided. However, a complimentary pizza lunch will be provided. If you are unable to eat pizza for dietary or allergy reasons, an alternative meal will be provided for you.