Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
MCPHS is a healthcare-focused university with a full spectrum of healthcare programs. As a teaching institution, we are passionate about our students, and they are equally passionate about advancing into careers in a vital industry. 



MCPHS University offers programs and supports research that can be a valuable resource for members of the medical community here in New England and around the world.


Student services

You will spot students in our professional organizations leading awareness campaigns and educating members of our community. And there is plenty of fun, too. Our Office of Campus Life is always hosting fun events both on and off campus, so students have a chance to un-wind and make friends.

Housing services

Feel the energy in the hub of healthcare. While we are the oldest institution of higher education in Boston, our campus is the very definition of modern innovation. Located in the world-renowned Longwood Medical and Academic Area, everything Boston has to offer is at our doorstep. This dynamic setting provides students with opportunities for academic and clinical experiences at some of the most prestigious medical and research institutions in the world.

Library services

Most of our print collections have been converted into an elec­tronic format,enabling users to access material remotely and from all three campuses.Through its combined print and electronic collections, the libraries maintain research-level collections in pharmacy and drug information, as well as core collections in pharmaceutical sciences,clinical medicine,nursing and the allied health sciences.

ICT services

There's no way we can overstate this:MCPHS is really high tech. With three physical campuses and one online campus, a community from around the world, and 108 health science programs, we have to be. Whether you need help on campus or remotely, our dedicated and highly-trained staff is available via phone, email and at each physical campus to provide computer, software and account assistance.

Student Life

Campus life

MCPHS is a campus in constant motion, from the energy that fills the classes and labs to students socializing in the many common spaces to the hum of city life right outside our front doors. Our modern urban campus is located in the heart of Boston and its world-renowned Longwood Medical and Academic Area. And while we are the oldest institution of higher education in Boston, our campus is the very definition of innovative and state-of-the-art.But life on campus here goes beyond a collection of buildings. It encompasses your fellow students, the staff that’s here to help you, and the many events, relationships, and activities that enrich your life at MCPHS.

Sports facilities

Our students are involved in countless clubs and organizations, intramural sports, campus cultural events, and the many things Boston has to offer outside of our doors.

Student clubs

With more than 70 student-led organizations and clubs on our Boston campus, there is a world of opportunity outside of the classroom.


MCPHS University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. Accreditation of an institution of higher education by NEASC indicates that it meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of institutional quality periodically applied through a peer review process. An accredited college or university is one that has available the necessary resources to achieve its stated purposes through appropriate educational programs, is substantially doing so, and gives reasonable evidence that it will continue to do so in the foreseeable future. Institutional integrity also is addressed through accreditation.

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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