School of Dental Medicine

Providing a solid foundation in oral health care.

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Academic Programs

Students within the School of Dental Medicine are able to pursue a four-year degree, a combined master’s and certificate program, as well as two residency certificate programs.

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Dean's Message

Welcome to the School of Dental Medicine at UNLV!

All across the United States, dental schools are welcoming first year dental students for the upcoming fall semester. At the UNLV School of Dental Medicine we strive to inspire and uplift our incoming students even before they...

What's Happening

Aug. 24, 2018

A visiting professor and international researcher involves UNLV dental students in studies that address new methods for treating cavities among children.

Allesandro Retis leaning on dental examine chair at UNLV School of Dental Medicine.
Jul. 24, 2018

UNLV dental students travel to South America to help those in need

Portrait of Fiona Britton
Jul. 9, 2018

After moving from her native Ireland to Reno and then to Australia, Britton finally found her way to UNLV as a faculty member at the School of Dental Medicine.

woman outside in medical scrubs
May. 9, 2018

After graduation, the Reno native is heading to Portland, Oregon, for a year to complete her general practice residency at Oregon Health & Science University.

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Advising

Once you are admitted to the dentistry program, consult our advising office as soon as possible. Faculty advisors can help you chart the right course for your education and provide important insight into career opportunities.

Christine C. Ancajas
Assistant Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
School of Dental Medicine
Office: SLC-D 279 Mail Code: 7411
Email: christine.ancajas@unlv.edu