UF College of Dentistry

2021 Commencement Ceremony

The College of Dentistry’s 46th commencement celebration will resume in-person this year on May 14, 2021 at 4 p.m., and will be held on UF’s campus at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center to accommodate capacity modifications for the safety of our faculty, staff, students, residents, families, and all commencement officials. The event will be live streamed. Congratulations, Class of 2021!

2019 commencement violin player

Meet the DMD Class of 2025

We are so thrilled to welcome the 93 members of the DMD Class of 2025 to Gator Dental Nation!

Incoming DMD Class: Applicants – 1,563

  • In-state applicants: 688
  • Out-of-state applicants: 875
  • 93 students; 4 are non-residents
  • 32 male; 61 female
  • 62% of Florida resident applicants were female
  • Age range: 20-38 years
  • Dental experience range of hours: 100-13,520

Average GPAs of Enrolled Students

  • Science: 3.75
  • Total: 3.76

College of Dentistry Educational Programs

D.M.D. Program

Welcome Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) students! This is your source of information on curriculum, publications, and resources. The goal of the DMD program is to provide an exceptional education through coursework and clinical experiences to assist you in developing competency as a general dentist.

D.M.D./Ph.D. Program

The University of Florida offers an integrated dental and graduate research training program culminating in the awarding of both a D.M.D. and a Ph.D. in Biomedical Science. This is your source of information about program curriculum and admissions requirements.

Advanced and Graduate Education Program

Welcome Advanced and Graduate Education students! This is your source of information on curriculum, publications, and resources.

Internationally-Educated Dentists Program

Welcome to the Internationally-Educated Dentists Program (IEDP)! The goal of this program is to enhance the student’s scope of knowledge and clinical skills required to provide comprehensive dental care for all patient populations. This is your source of information on curriculum, publications, and resources. Opportunities are available in our Advanced and Graduate Education programs and Four-Year D.M.D. Program for Internationally-Educated Dentists.

Special Study Programs

Interested in an externship, internship, or other short term educational experience at the College of Dentistry? We have several programs for dentists, dental students and others interested in dentistry.

Continuing Dental Education

Committed to dental excellence! We pride ourselves on bringing you world-class CDE backed by quality customer service. Our vision is to be the dental profession’s trusted resource for continuing education and life-long learning.