|2018-2019 Orthodontics Program 1st Year Educational Expense Budget|
|Dental Clinical Fee||664|
|Ortho Technology Fee||2,000|
|Ortho Course Fee||4,000|
|Room and Board||26,180|
|Books and Supplies||1,360|
|Computer and other Equipment||3,000|
Tuition Fee: Full-time attendance at Penn Dental Medicine.
General Fee: Covers access to University libraries, graduate student activities, recreational facilities and other University services not directly associated with specific courses.
Technology Fee: Established to advance and improve computer technology at Penn Dental Medicine.
Instrument Management Service: Required instrumentation and sterilization services.
Dental Clinical Fee: Covers a variety of expenses related to clinical practice including disposable gowns, lab coats, materials and other expenses.
Room and Board: Estimate which reflects an average off-campus residence.
Books and Supplies: Estimated cost for required textbooks and supplies.
Personal: Personal expenses, cell phone allowance, annual immunizations, etc.
Additional Requirements: Covers cost for attendance to courses and meetings
Transportation: Covers expenses related to getting to and from school.
Computer and other Equipment: Covers the cost of software and additional required equipment.
Health Insurance: Covers insurance through the University of Pennsylvania (All full time students are required to have adequate health insurance).
Clinical Fee: Covers usage of Student Health Services.
Ortho Technology Fee: Covers the maintenance and upkeep of the high technological instrumentation and equipment used in the Orthodontic Clinic.
Ortho Course Fee: Covers the cost of the Extended Clinical Training for the 25th and 26th months of the Orthodontics Program. .
_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, 215-898-1988 or Penn Dental Medicine’s Office of Student Life and Academic Affairs at 215-898-9988. Please contact the Office of Student Life to discuss the process necessary to apply for a budget increase. _
** 13 month program – You will need an additional application for funding to cover summer expenses.
For more information, please contact the Graduate Dental Education Admissions Office at 215-898-5792 or by email.