Phase 1 Application Deadline: January 2, 2024
Phase 2 Application Deadline: To be determined, if necessary

You must be fully vaccinated (and show proof) against COVID-19 prior to entering the hospital (this includes in-person interviews if applicable).

The following residency programs are available at The Valley Hospital:

  • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program: Two (2) positions
  • PGY1 Community-Based Residency Program: Two (2) positions

Residency program codes: 

  • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
    • ASHP: The Valley Hospital (Code 21050)
    • Phorcas: The Valley Hospital, Paramus, NJ (Residency ID 1971)
    • National Match Service (NMS): The Valley Hospital - Paramus (Code 197113)
  • PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency Program
    • ASHP: The Valley Hospital/Valley Health Pharmacy (Code 21025)
    • Phorcas: Valley Hospital Department of Pharmacy, Paramus, NJ (Residency ID 2526)
    • National Match Service (NMS): Valley Hospital Department of Pharmacy (Code 252615)

Application Guidelines

All applications should be submitted online through PhORCAS.


All applications must include:

  • Personal statement
  • Pharmacy school transcript (sent directly from your school to PhORCAS)
  • 3 letters of reference (PhORCAS form acceptable)
  • Curriculum vitae

Candidates are responsible for assuring their application is complete. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Requirements for Acceptance

  • Eligibility for licensure in New Jersey
  • PharmD degree from an ACPE-accredited school
  • Online application package completed by the deadline

Licensure Requirements

Residents are expected to complete all pharmacy examinations (NAPLEX/MPJE) no later than July 31. Pharmacist licensure is expected by September 1, and immunization licensure by September 15.

Useful Links

American Society of Health System Pharmacists  
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy  
New Jersey Board of Pharmacy 
National Matching Service