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)

Dunn building

Contact Us

College of Dentistry
Office of Admissions & Student Affairs

875 Union Avenue
S-102 Dunn Bldg.
Memphis, Tennessee 38163
Phone: 901-448-6268
Fax: 901-448-1625