Make it Real Campaign

We are committed to leading the nation in curricular innovation; building a research enterprise well recognized beyond pharmacy; creating and testing new practice models that advance the pharmacy profession and quality of patient care; and nurturing national leaders among our graduates and faculty. The Make It Real Campaign is our opportunity to achieve new heights in pharmaceutical sciences research and education.

 

Our goal

$12,000,000

Total degrees and certificates
awarded in FY15

  •  Student Access and Opportunity
  •  Faculty Strength and Retention
  •  Student Development
  •  Research Centers and Institutes

Medical-centered campus and satellites

3

Enrollment and Personnel

610

Total number of Pharm.D.
and graduate students

  •  Pharm.D. students = 533
  •  Graduate students = 77

Preceptors

945

Student pharmacist organizations

14

75%

of our faculty
make gifts to the school

72

Full-time faculty

35

Staff

11

Residents

5,583

Total number of living alumni

Alumni donations:

475

alumni donors

8.5%

of alumni are donors

Excellence

#17

U.S. News & World Report ranked in the nation

#14

in AACP NIH funding report

6

Endowed professorships and chairs

3

Current faculty are elected leaders of national pharmacy organizations

3

patents issued

 2

National community engagement awards

Institutional advancement

Endowment

$13.8

million

New gifts and pledges in FY 2016: $1,427,849

Number of donors: 825

Research and innovation

Research awards in FY 16

$9,850,000

Student scholarships awarded

$623,650

Faculty innovation

  • Number of invention disclosures: 14
  • Publications: 139

Student innovation

  • Entrepreneurial programs for students: 20
  • Number of scholarships distributed: 183

Human health

#1

hospital in Virginia, U.S. News & World Report

#1

for leadership in innovation in safety and quality improvement, AHA–McKesson Quest for Quality Prize

AA- S&P rating, with a
stable outlook

Aa3 Moody’s rating, with
a stable outlook

VCU Health System financial statement*
(in thousands for fiscal year ending June 30)

Total operating revenue: $2,242,157

Nonoperating revenues and expenses: $76,360

Salaries, wages and benefits: $885,579

Supplies, purchased services and other expenses: $488,875

Depreciation and amortization: $67,097

Medical claims expense: $629,404

*Includes VCU Health System components: MCV Hospitals, MCV Physicians, Virginia Premier Health Plan, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, University Health Services (UHS) and UHS Professional Education Programs

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy 410 North 12th Street
P.O. Box 980581
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0581
(804) 828-3016 pharmacy@vcu.edu
Last updated: 03/28/2018 Webmaster