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Welcome to the UCSF School of Dentistry!

Please find information and helpful links on this page for students who are interested in pursuing a degree in dentistry. Here you will find links to the admissions page and upcoming events where admissions staff will be present to answer your questions and speak to you about the admissions process.

If you have any questions about the information on this site, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Campus Tours

The best way to learn about UCSF Dentistry is to visit and meet current students. We offer presentations and campus tours on the first Friday of each month at noon. Sign up for a campus visit now!

Upcoming Tour Dates
December 6, 2019
January 3, 2020
February 7, 2020
March 6, 2020
April 3, 2020

If you are representing a pre-dental organization or large group that would like to visit, please email us to organize a private tour.

Can’t visit in person? Take a virtual tour!

On-Campus Events

Fall 2019 Events



ASDA Day in Dentistry

Nov. 16, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Off-Campus Events

Fall 2019 Events



UC Berkeley Pre-Dental Club

Oct. 9, 8 - 9 pm

UCSF Pre-Health Advisor Workshop

Oct. 11, 9 am - 3 pm

ASDA District 11 Meeting

Oct. 12, 10 am - 5 pm

CSU East Bay Pre-Dental Club

Oct. 15, 6 - 9 pm

Utah Valley

Oct. 16, 11 am -12 pm

UC Davis Pre-Health Conference

Oct. 19, 9 am - 5 pm

Portland State

Oct. 22, 6 - 7 pm

Oregon State

Oct. 23, 5 - 6 pm

ADEA Fall Meetings- Portland, OR

Oct. 24 -25

University of Hawaii at Manoa

Oct. 30, 6 - 7 pm

SACNAS Conference- Hawaii

Oct. 31- Nov. 1

CSU Long Beach Pre-Dental Club

Nov. 12, 5 - 6 pm

ABRCMS Confernece- Anaheim, CA

Nov. 14 - 16


UCSF School of Dentistry Office of Admissions hosts webinars on a variety of topics, from housing to student life. This spring we are offering a live webinar series on the dental school application process. The following are links to register for the webinars:

Webinars for the 2019-2020 academic year will be announced a month prior of the webinar.

*Nov. 20, 2020: Why I Chose UCSF Student Panel

Previous webinars:
*Research and Innovation at UCSF School of Dentistry
* Interviewing Tips & Tricks
* UCSF Dentistry Overview
* Application Walk-Through
* Personal Statements
* Admissions FAQ's

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