Admissions and Student Affairs

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  • How to Apply

    Application procedure

    • The UMMC School of Dentistry is now a participant of the ADEA Associated American Dental Schools Application Service, AADSAS. Applicants can apply at
    • Application period: June 2, 2014 - Oct. 31, 2014
    • Students who have previously applied to the UMMC School of Dentistry must re-submit all materials (official transcripts, pre-professional recommendations, etc.) to AADSAS. There is not a mechanism for the School of  Dentistry to forward these materials to AADSAS.
    • Do not send any materials directly to the School of Dentistry unless specifically requested to do so.
    • Upon verification of an applicant's primary application, the applicant will be provided with a link to complete the UMMC School of Dentistry's supplemental application. The supplemental application fee is $50.

    Contact information for ADEA AADSAS

    ADEA Associated American Dental Schools Application Service (ADEA AADSAS)

    It is not necessary that an applicant complete the entire application at once. The applicant may save the application and work on it over a period of time. Once it is submitted however, only minor changes can be made online. Check with AADSAS to determine what information can be edited after submission of the application.

    Application timetable

    • Earliest date of application: June 2, 2014
    • Application deadline: Oct. 31, 2014 (includes receipt of all documentation). There are no exceptions to this final deadline.
    • Earliest date of acceptance notification: Dec. 1, 2014

    All correspondence and records regarding the admissions process are filed in the Office of Student Records and Registrar, become the property of the University of Mississippi Medical Center, and cannot be returned or forwarded to the applicant or another school.

    Transfer students

    Because of differences in curricula between dental schools, transfer positions are extremely limited. The UMMC Dental School Admissions Committee reserves these considerations for extreme and exceptional circumstances only.