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​Student Resources and Information

​What you need to know: getting involved in research, connecting with peers, plus the nitty-gritty on policies and procedures

Academic Calendar

Look up such key events as final exams, holidays and more.

Visit the calendar

Predoctoral Dental Curriculum

The four-year DDS program is steeped in the science, art and technology of dentistry.

Explore the curriculum

Student Life

UCSF and the School of Dentistry offer a wealth of opportunity for students to engage with one another.

Learn more about student life

Student Conduct, Professionalism and Dispute Resolution

Professionalism is a core component of the UCSF School of Dentistry academic program.

Learn more about the policies concerning student conduct

Policy on Student Progress

The policy spells out what constitutes satisfactory academic progress and the process for remediation if needed.

Learn more about student progress

Competency Statements

Get familiar with the behaviors and competencies expected of all School of Dentistry students.

Review the statements

Non-Discrimination Policy

The policy applies to admission, access and treatment in all UCSF programs and activities.

Learn more about the non-discrimination policy

Clinic Induction Pledge

Before beginning clinical training at the UCSF Dental Center, all students take a pledge of responsibility.

Read the pledge

Computing Requirements

Technology is an integral part of your education. Make sure your operating system, hardware and software meet UCSF standards.

Read the computing requirements

Student Success at UCSF

Success in school requires care and attention to all aspects of your life: health and wellness, community, career development, personal and professional relationships, and security and safety. We have a full range of resources and services to help you succeed.

Visit our Student Success website

Get Involved!

Looking to join a club? Want to play a sport or volunteer your talents? UCSF and the School of Dentistry offer a wealth of opportunities for students to engage with one another.

Explore student life at UCSF