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We hope to inspire alumni and friends to invest in the future of pharmacy education by supporting our most valuable assets – our faculty and our students. The College of Pharmacy’s Funding Excellence to Sustain Excellence campaign will shape the future of pharmacy health care not only in Florida, but throughout the world. There are many ways you can get involved. Bookmark this page to keep up-to-date on events and gatherings. Sign up to receive quarterly GATORx Online e-news briefs, the annual GATORx alumni magazine, and fall events brochure. We hope you will join our team to help make UF one of the TOP colleges of pharmacy in the country!

Donor Spotlight

Jeanne L. Scheibler

Jeanne Scheibler Scholarship to support pharmacy students in need.

Class of '41

Jeanne created a trust fund for the Jeanne Scheibler Scholarship to support pharmacy students in need. She left a personal message to her future scholarship recipients.

“I wish them good luck and want them to study hard. You have to concentrate, even if your professor is boring, not go out and be playboys or playgirls,” Scheibler said. “After you graduate, start saving a nest egg; don’t spend everything you make. When I was in school, the only women on campus were in pharmacy and law, so the distractions were plentiful.”

Setting an example for students she later would help, Scheibler studied hard and was not distracted. She graduated first in her class. By establishing a planned gift to the UF College of Pharmacy, her legacy will forever be linked to a college recognized for its commitment to excellence in educating pharmacy students of the highest levels of promise and achievement.

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Valerie Griffith