Students checking out at the Apothecary pharmacy

The Apothecary accepts most nationwide prescription drug insurance plans and the CU Boulder Gold Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP).

All patients are required to provide prescription insurance information and current billing information at the time of service. Please note that prescription coverage information may be on a separate card from medical insurance, depending on the plan and provider. 

New to the Apothecary?

If you are new to the pharmacy, please complete our New User Form and provide a copy of the front and back of your prescription insurance card. 

See examples of prescription insurance cards.

Forms and prescription cards can be emailed to or faxed to 303-492-4874.

Transfer Your Prescriptions to the Apothecary

We can transfer prescriptions from your home pharmacy to the Apothecary at CU Boulder. Please allow 24-48 hours to transfer. If there are any issues, we will contact you.

Please complete a Prescription Transfer Request Form for each prescription you would like to have transferred. Forms can be emailed to or faxed to 303-492-4874.

Please note: Email is not a secure method of communication. To send prescription information securely, please fax them to us at 303-492-4874.

Transfer Your Apothecary Prescriptions to Another Pharmacy

To transfer your prescription from the Apothecary to another pharmacy, please contact the pharmacy you wish to transfer your prescription to and have them call the Apothecary at 303-492-8553.