Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of California, San Diego

James McKerrow, PhD, MD, dean

  • Established by the University of California Board of Regents in 2000
  • Second public school of pharmacy in California and the only one in Southern California
  • Admitted charter class in 2002 and graduated its first class in 2006
  • Admits 60 PharmD students per year and promotes interdisciplinary education and cooperation through shared classes with UC San Diego School of Medicine students
  • Currently 240 PharmD students, 60 PhD students and 30 residents (in 2012)
  • Ongoing clinical and educational partnerships in Taiwan, Europe and Nigeria
  • Student community service with San Diego Free Clinic and Asian Pacific Center
Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences


Mailing Address

9500 Gilman Drive,
Mailcode 0657
La Jolla, CA 92093-0657