Lab students working under supervisionOur Department Mission

The Office of Student Development seeks to create life long partnerships with current and potential dental professionals.

The primary objective of the Office is to assist qualified students in gaining admissions into and successfully graduating from dental school. 

The Office of Student Development provides services and implements strategies which target students from kindergarten through post-doctoral education. These services and strategies include:

  • Career awareness activities
  • Recruitment and assisted-entry activities
  • Retention services
  • Post-doctoral faculty training