Penn Dental Medicine

Academic Programs & Admissions

Periodontic Residency » Tuition & Fees

2013-2014 Periodontics Residency Educational Expenses
Tuition Fee $72,826
General Fee 2,492
Technology Fee 658
Room and Board 18,483
Books and Supplies 1,168
Miscellaneous 5,615
Instruments 6,886
Apparel Fee 541
Disability Insurance 52
Total $108,721*

Annual Fee: Full-time attendance at the School of Dental Medicine.

General Fee: Includes access to University libraries, recreational facilities and, other University services not directly associated with specific courses.

Technology Fee: Established to advance and improve computer technology at the School of Dental Medicine.

Room and Board: Estimate which reflects an average off-campus residence.

Books and Supplies: Estimated cost of required textbooks and supplies.

Miscellaneous: Estimated costs for health insurance (single person coverage)** external loan fees, telephone service, personal entertainment, laundry, and other personal items.

Instrument Mgt. Service: Required instrumentation.

Apparel Fee: Apparel provided as required in all laboratory and clinical settings.

Disability Insurance Fee: Covers the cost of the annual insurance for the 2013-14 incoming students.

*Additional costs directly related to attending our program may necessitate and increase in the educational budget. In order to be able to borrow additional funding for equipment required in the first year, the educational budget for 2013-2014 ($108,721) will be increased by $6,500. This will allow residents to borrow additional funding, if necessary.

**The health insurance is based on single person coverage at the University of Pennsylvania. If you need family coverage, the fee will be higher and you may need to request a budget increase. Please contact Student Financial Services at 215-898-1988 or the School of Dental Medicine’s Office of Student Affairs at 215-898-4550.

For more information, please contact the Graduate Dental Education Admissions Office at 215-898-5792 or by email.

The Robert Schattner Center
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030