Rasheid Smith, a graduate student, working in a lab

Our Mission:

The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy will excel in educating the next generation of leaders in pharmacy practice and pharmaceutical sciences.

To accomplish our mission, we are committed to:

  • Continuously enhancing our caring, compassionate and collaborative culture where students are the focus.

  • Creating and disseminating knowledge through discovery, development and translation into practice of new advances in pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences and the provision of service.

  • Developing leaders in pharmacy to address the medication and health needs of the citizens of Iowa and beyond.

  • Attracting and retaining the highest quality students, faculty and staff.

  • Strategically establishing partnerships and alliances to advance our mission.

Our Vision:

We are driven to be a preeminent college of pharmacy in the world.  Our world begins in Iowa.

Our Plan:

We invite you to review our most recent plan, 2015-2019 Strategic Plan, which received approval and endorsement by the Executive Committee of the College of Pharmacy on January 8, 2015.

College of Pharmacy faculty and staff can access more detailed documents by clicking here. This includes monthly timelines, objectives, indicators and individuals accountable.

If you need help accessing the strategic plan or for an alternative format,
please contact the College of Pharmacy External Relations.