Doctor of Dental Surgery: application procedure
A central application center processes applications to all medical and dental schools of The University of Texas System. Texas residents are required to apply through the UT Application Center. Applications may be obtained from:
(Required for Texas residents)
The University of Texas Medical and Dental Application Center
702 Colorado, Suite 620
Austin, Texas 78701
phone: (512) 499-4785
Website: http://www.utsystem.edu/tmdsas/ - students apply on-line.
(For non-Texas residents only)
Applications are also accepted from the American Association of Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS). Applications may be obtained from:
American Association of Dental Schools Application Service
1400 K Street, NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
Website: http://www.adea.org/AADSAS/AADSAS_Main_Page.htm - students can apply on-line.
Applications are accepted between May 1 and October 1 of the year preceding anticipated matriculation. All actions on admission are the prerogative of the Admissions Selection Subcommittee of the Dental School. Applicants to UTHSCSA are responsible for instructing the Division of Education Measurements of the ADA to send DAT results directly to The University of Texas Medical and Dental Application Center or to AADSAS. Please refer to appropriate information section on Dental Admission Test.
May 1 – October 1 application period in year prior to desired admission. (TMDSAS Deadline)
August - School begins interviewing applicants.
October 1 – Deadline for submitting applications (TMDSAS Deadline)
December 1 – First offers of admission and deadline for receipt of DAT scores.
If necessary, additional acceptances will be made again on a rolling basis.
January – School concludes interviewing applicants.