Service Opportunities & International Experiences


The University of Florida College of Dentistry has a long history of volunteering and providing care to underserved communities around the world. The college also has established partnerships with several institutions including:

  • Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) in Quito, Ecuador
  • Universidad Catolica Nordestana (UCNE) in San Francisco de Macoris, Dominican Republic
  • Swami Vivekanada University Subharti Dental College, Meerut, India
   Our volunteer dental students and faculty travel to several countries each year and continue to make a significant and long-lasting contribution to global oral health. These trips are amazing windows into foreign cultures and provide unique opportunities to our students for personal and professional development. Students and faculty interested in participating should contact Dr. Neel Bhattacharyya in Oral Diagnostic Sciences.

Service/Education Trips

Currently UF College of Dentistry students participate in trips to:

  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • India
  • Jamaica
  • Mexico


More Information

Students and faculty interested in service trips to these countries can obtain more information from the following sources:

If you are planning a trip please read the following:


Mandatory forms for students traveling to foreign countries for International Service trips:

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