(Note: You must use Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. Chrome is not compatible
with this application)
To complete the online application, you should answer each question on each page
and click next at the bottom of each page to continue the application. Be
sure to complete each section of the application (including the personal statement)
before you click "submit" on the last page.
Please note: Be sure that you have enough time to complete the application
in one sitting. You will NOT be able to save information and come back to
complete the application at a later time. It will be necessary to have the following
information in hand before you begin:
- College Transcripts
- Completed Personal Statement
YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY EARLY ALLOWING THE ADMISSIONS OFFICE TO REVIEW YOUR
APPLICATION AND INFORM YOU OF ANY PROBLEMS.
NOTE: LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES
The Application Deadline is February 1st, 2013.
The following information must be submitted before your application will be considered
- IUPUI application: If you are not presently an IU student. You may apply
on line through the IUPUI Admissions website: http://www.enroll.iupui.edu/transferstudents.shtml (This
is a separate application that is required in addition to the dental hygiene application.).
Please note: submission of the on-line application requires payment of the application
fee using a credit card.
- Personal Statement: Please explain why you chose to pursue a career in dental
hygiene and how you have prepared for this field. Describe any accomplishments you
achieved, obstacles you cleared, or challenges you overcame that impacted your preparation
for the dental hygiene program. Limit your response to 500 words. You will submit
your personal statement while completing this online application.
- Observation Documentation: verifying a total of 8 hours of observation of
a practicing dental hygienist at 2 separate practices on their office letterhead
indicating your name, date and time of observation and hygienists’ name. The IUSD
Student Records and Admissions Office must receive this documentation by April 1st,
- SPRING GRADES and OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS:
Spring grades must be submitted to the IUSD Student Records and Admissions Office
no later than May 20th, 2013.
The IUSD Student Records and Admissions Office will accept unofficial 2013 Spring
grade reports, faxes and/or email from your instructors indicating grades in the
required courses, followed by official transcripts.
It is your responsibility to report any change in current address, permanent address,
email address, or telephone number to the IUSD Student Records and Admissions Office.
You are encouraged to apply early allowing time to correct any problems with your
application or course schedule that may affect your eligibility.
Mail the above items to:
Indiana University School of Dentistry
Records and Admissions Office
1121 W. Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
All applicants are required to complete the Dental
Hygiene Applicant Orientation.
Information will be sent to applicant after receipt of Dental Hygiene application.
Failure to complete orientation requirement will result in the applicant not being
eligible for consideration to the program. Note: Do not confuse this orientation
with Dental Day which is held in October.
For additional application information click here.
*WARNING: After hitting the Next button you will be taken through a series of
form pages, you will not be able to go back to the prior page.
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