BSPS Student Organizations

There are a variety of organizations that students in the BSPS program can get involved in!

  • Pharmacy Club
  • Generation Rx
  • Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)
  • America Pharmacists Association: Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP)
  • P.A.C.E
  • Chili Cook-Off
  • College of Pharmacy Talent Show
  • Registered Student Organizations

Pharmacy Club

This organization is open to undergraduate students pursuing any major.  If you’re curious about the roles and responsibilities of a pharmacist, and/or pharmacy-related research is an area of interest for you, Pre-Pharmacy Club is a great way to get involved!


  • Meet guest speakers from diverse pharmacy practice areas
  • Network with those who share similar interests
  • Learn about career opportunities in the pharmacy profession
  • Receive updates on OSU’s PharmD program

Generation Rx

The goal of the Generation Rx Initiative is to enhance the public's understanding of medication safety issues in general, and those relating to prescription drug abuse in particular.  We are also interested in partnering with other groups to enhance medication safety and prescription drug abuse prevention. 

This initiative provides medication safety and prescription drug abuse prevention resources for schools, colleges and communities.

Generation Rx Website.

Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)

SNPhA is an educational service association of pharmacy students who are concerned about pharmacy and healthcare related issues, and the poor minority representation in pharmacy and other health-related professions.

American Pharmacists Association: Academy of
Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP)

The mission of the APhA-ASP is to be the collective voice of student pharmacists, to provide opportunities for professional growth, to improve patient care, and to envision and advance the future of pharmacy.

APhA-ASP Website.

Pharmacists and Academics for Communication in English

P.A.C.E. is a student-run organization which is dedicated to helping non-native and native English speakers practice and improve their professional conversation skills in English through health and academic topics essential for the pharmacy profession. P.A.C.E. aims to (1) Help pharmacy and graduate students build confidence in effective communication, both in patient care and interprofessional settings, (2) Practice correct pronunciation of health care terms, (3) Explore different communication styles and techniques, and (4) Improve constructive feedback skills.

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The College of Pharmacy Chili Cook-Off

The purpose of the Chili Cook-Off is to bring together students, staff and faculty at The Ohio State University in order to organize and produce an annual event that benefits a local charity. Through bringing people together in the Ohio State Community for a common cause, the Chili Cook-Off is also designed to raise awareness for social issues by holding events throughout the year. With numerous informational and fundraising events, the Chili Cook-Off unifies its members with a focus on their common purpose

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Registered Student Organizations

There are over 1000 student organizations at The Ohio State University.  Click here for more information on how to get involved.

BSPS incoming class stats:

  • 61 percent were in the top 10 percent of their graduating class
  • 29.4 average ACT score for incoming BSPS students