School of Dental Medicine Admissions Timeline
|Spring||2014||Begin requesting letters of evaluation: one from a pre-health professions committee or three from individual professors—at least 2 from science professors, 1 from a liberal arts professor, employer, pastor, etc., and one from a dentist (total of 4 letters)|
|Prepare personal statement for AADSAS application|
|Prepare for the Dental Admissions Test (DAT)|
|Summer||2014||Shadow a dentist(s) and/or specialist(s)|
|June||2014||AADSAS online application available from American Dental Education Association (ADEA) website, http://www.adea.org|
Upon submission of the AADSAS application, applicants should download the UNLV supplemental application. This application must be returned along with:
Please mail the supplemental materials to UNLV School of Dental Medicine at 1001 Shadow Lane MS 7411 Las Vegas, NV 89106.
|July||2014||Take Dental Admissions Test no later than this date|
|Sept.||2014||Interviews begin and take place through February/March|
|Dec.||2014||Letters of acceptance mailed to qualified candidates. For status of application, please check Infosource website.|
|Jan.||2015||UNLV AADSAS Application deadline|
|Feb.||2015||Deadline to submit all other supporting documentation|
|Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) priority date|
It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is complete and all supporting documents have been received by our office. Only complete files will be reviewed by the Admissions Committee for interview decisions.