College of Pharmacy


Alumnus Jeff Rowe Receives Michigan’s Highest Honor in the Pharmacy Profession

Honoree Jeff Rowe

DETROIT – Ferris State University alumnus Jeffrey Rowe received the Michigan Pharmacists Association Pharmacist of the Year Award during the Association’s Annual Convention and Exposition, held in late February at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. The award is Michigan’s highest honor in the pharmacy profession.


$5 Million Gift from Hagermans

Phil and Jocelyn Hagerman

Ferris State University is pleased to announce a $5 million gift from Phil and Jocelyn Hagerman and the Hagerman Foundation, to the university’s College of Pharmacy. Hagerman is chair and chief executive officer of Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc., based in Flint, Mich. The Hagerman gift, announced today, represents the largest outright gift ever made to Ferris. WATCH THE VIDEO.


Rowes Donate $1.5 Million


Ferris State University has received a $1.5 million gift from alumni Jeff and Annette Rowe to Pharmacy Forward for the College of Pharmacy. The gift includes funding for the renovation of the Hagerman Pharmacy Building and scholarship for students accepted into the Pharm.D./Master of Business Administration program.