Founded in 1864, St. Louis College of Pharmacy is the third-oldest and 10th-largest college of pharmacy in America.

The College primarily admits students directly from high school, and the curriculum integrates the liberal arts and sciences with a professional program leading to a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree. Nearly 1,400 students from 31 states and several countries are currently enrolled at the College. 

A Growing Alumni Network

St. Louis College of Pharmacy's 6,975 living alumni live in 48 states and 14 different countries. Three out of four practicing pharmacists in the St. Louis metro area are STLCOP graduates. 

A Premier Biomedical Complex

St. Louis College of Pharmacy is located on nine acres in the heart of one of the world’s finest biomedical and patient-care centers. The College is actively forging partnerships with nearby institutions such as Washington University, Saint Louis University, and Goldfarb School of Nursing.

STLCOP 20/20

In 2011, the STLCOP Board of Trustees approved a new strategic plan to guide the future of the College. STLCOP 20/20 calls for St. Louis College of Pharmacy to be globally prominent in pharmacy and health care education, interprofessional patient-centered care, and collaborative research.

Transition will happen in five key areas over the next 10 years:

  1. Academic Programs
  2. Research and Scholarship
  3. Practice of Pharmacy
  4. Culture
  5. Community Engagement