Timeline for Applying to Dental School
First Business Day in June: Admissions Cycle Begins
Admission cycle begins through AADSAS. No materials should be sent to the College of Dentistry unless specifically requested by the Admissions Committee.
September 30: Application Deadline
All application material must be submitted and all DAT tests taken by this date.
Note: Pre-professional evaluations can be submitted through AADSAS after this deadline but must be received by the Admissions Office by November 30.
July - February: Notification of Interviews
Applicants granted an interview are notified in writing (based on GPA, PGPA & DAT). Applicants are interviewed only once.
First Business Day in December: Admissions Committee Decisions
Notification of acceptances begins and continues on a rolling basis until the first day of school.
December - January: Alternate Lists Established
These lists will be used when space in the class becomes available.
December – March: Unsuccessful Applicants
Unsuccessful applicants not receiving an invitation to join the class are notified in writing.
End of February: Financial Aid Priority Deadline
Submit Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA)
College of Dentistry
Office of Admissions & Student Affairs
875 Union Avenue
S-102 Dunn Bldg.
Memphis, Tennessee 38163