Lifespan Pharmacy Residency Programs

How to Apply to Lifespan Pharmacy Residency Programs

The Lifespan pharmacy residencies application cycle deadlines for 2021 - 2022 are as follows:

  • PGY-1 residency applications: Last Monday of the calendar year
  • PGY-2 residency applications: First Sunday of the new calendar year

Application and Program-Specific Requirements

Lifespan uses ASHP's Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) across all pharmacy residency training programs.

  • Lifespan residency program-specific PhORCAS application requirements are detailed on each respective program’s web page

Learn more about PhORCAS

The Resident Matching Program

All applicants to ASHP-accredited pharmacy residencies must participate in the Match process sponsored by the National Matching Service (NMS). Applicants to our programs must register with NMS to obtain a match number. Information about applications and deadlines for the Match can be found on the NMS website.

  • NMS Code Rhode Island Hospital PGY-1: 257213
  • NMS Code Rhode Island Hospital PGY-1 and PGY-2 HSPAL: 283141
  • NMS Code Rhode Island Hospital PGY-2 Ambulatory Care: 672465 
  • NMS Code Rhode Island Hospital PGY-2 Critical Care: TBD
  • NMS Code Rhode Island Hospital PGY-2 Oncology: 645260 
  • NMS Code The Miriam Hospital PGY-1: 291913
  • NMS Code Coastal Medical PGY-1: 200613

Learn more about the ASHP Resident Matching Program

Interview information will be communicated to candidates after their acceptance of an interview offer.

Work Authorization

Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship, now and in the future, for employment-based work authorization.  No sponsorship will be available upon completing Residency Program.