The mission of the School of Pharmacy is to provide contemporary pharmaceutical education that produces highly-skilled pharmacists who deliver quality pharmaceutical care to the people of Virginia and the nation. The program focuses on a strong foundation in the pharmaceutical sciences, curricular integration, provision of high-quality pharmaceutical care, lifelong learning, appropriate use of technology, and a vigorous research program. The School promotes and encourages the scholarly and professional development of students, faculty, and staff in a multicultural environment.