Up to eight candidates are selected each year for the Mayo School of Health Sciences' Pharmacy Internship Hospital/Inpatient Program at Mayo Clinic in Rochester on a competitive basis.
Up to five candidates are selected each year for the Mayo School of Health Sciences' Pharmacy Internship Clinic/Outpatient program at Mayo Clinic in Rochester on a competitive basis.
The program usually begins in mid to late May.
How to Apply
Your application and all supporting documentation must be received by February 15 of the year you wish to begin the internship.
Step 1: Request a copy of your official transcript (including both pre-pharmacy and pharmacy programs) from your college(s) be mailed to the following address:
Pharmacy Internship Program
Mayo School of Health Sciences
Saint Marys Hospital
Hospital Pharmacy Services, MB G-722
1216 Second Street SW
Rochester, MN 55902
Step 2: Mail in one envelope your curriculum vitae and letter of intent to the same address as step 1. The letter of intent should discuss your reason(s) for pursuing an internship at Mayo Clinic and your 5-year professional career plan. Your statement should be at least 400 words but no more than 1000 words in length. You must specify in your letter of intent if you would like to be considered a candidate for the hospital/inpatient internship, clinic/outpatient internship, or either program. Failure to specify which program(s) you are applying to may result in withdrawal of consideration.
Step 3: Complete the Apply Yourself Application for Admission. The application cycle for the upcoming summer opens November 1. If you have used the Apply Yourself online program in the past, you must create a new login and password. After you create a login and sign-in to the Apply Yourself tool, please select Application for Admission, noting the following:
Step 4: Final candidates will be contacted by telephone for a short interview.
Step 5: Appointments are made by March 25. Your reply is expected within one week.