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Prosthodontic Residency » Admissions

2017 admission with enrollment on July 3, 2017

A DMD/DDS degree is required for admission to all graduate dental education programs. Individuals who do not have a DMD/DDS (e.g. individuals holding a BDS or other degrees) must have their credentials evaluated by an outside agency prior to their application being submitted and considered complete.

Applying to the Program

Application Deadline April 20, 2017 — please submit the following information:

  • The Penn Dental Medicine Graduate Dental Education Application – download a PDF of the application » The application must be completed in full and submitted directly to the Office of Graduate Dental Education at Penn Dental Medicine.
  • Three recommendation letters — PLEASE NOTE: The letters must come directly from the evaluators and should be sent to: Robert Schattner Center, Penn Dental Medicine, Office of Graduate Dental Education, 240 South 40th Street, 3rd Floor Evans Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030
  • A $90 non-refundable application fee – This fee must be submitted with the completed application; please note that the Office of Graduate Dental Education is unable, without exception, to waive this application fee. Checks or money orders (in U.S. currency) are payable to “Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.”
  • An official copy of dental school transcript.
  • An official copy of college transcript.
  • Official National Dental Board Scores.
  • 2” × 2” photo

Please submit the above materials in their entirety to:
Office of Graduate Dental Education
Robert Schattner Center
Penn Dental Medicine
240 S. 40th St., 3rd Floor Evans
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030

All materials, completed in full, must be received in the Office of Graduate Dental Education or postmarked by the April 20, 2017 deadline to ensure review by the Admissions Selection Committee. Late materials will be marked as such and not necessarily examined.

Contact Information

Penn Dental Medicine
Robert Schattner Center
Admissions-Graduate Dental Education Programs
240 South 40th Street, 3rd Floor Evans Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030
Phone: 215-898-5792

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