D.M.D. Program Highlights

determined students Meet dedicated faculty

Exceptional pass rate on NBDE parts I & II

Over the last nine years, 99.9% of our DMD students passed the NBDE Part 1 on their first attempt.

Class of 2019 white coat ceremony

Leading in dental research

Top 10 dental research program for over 15 years

UFCD research enterprise now ranks fifth nationally among all U.S. dental schools in National Institutes of Health, or NIH, funding.

Students from the class of 2020 contribute to research

Setting the bar for inclusion

Commitment to diversity in identity, thought and experience

Diversity broadens our frame of reference and underscores our core values.

Class of 2019 code of conduct signing

One with the Gator nation

On the UF campus

DMD students have access to university-level student resources and activities within the greater Gainesville community.

DMD students at Lake Wauburg for annual Mighty Molar picnic

making dental education a Reality

Over $5M in HRSA grants for scholarships for disadvantaged students

Dentistry is a highly rewarding profession, and the UF College of Dentistry is a leader in quality of education and clinical experience.

Class of 2016 white coat ceremony

One of three U.s. schools

All ADA-recognized specialties

Having all specialty programs available to our DMD students allows them to explore different areas of dentistry before graduation.

Doctor Martin explaining treatment plan to patient.

make every opportunity at UFCD count

Service & Leadership Opportunities

UF College of Dentistry’s mission comes to life through its robust student body.

UF College of Dentistry student teaches how to brush teeth at the Bahamas mission trip.

timeless impact and reputation

Large, Active Alumni Network

Over four decades of Gator Dentists contribute to the dental community near and far.

December 2018 Accepted Students Open House

Where collaboration and innovation meet

Interdisciplinary Education & Care

As part of the UF Academic Health Center, our students and residents enjoy unique opportunities and experiences in interdisciplinary education.

Making Safe Moves course between dentistry and physical therapy.

Latest digital technology in curriculum and clinics

UFCD is a leader in digital dentistry with iTero, CEREC, and E4D CAD/CAM technology, offering DMD students exposure to innovative dental technology

Doctor Weinstein holding a digitally carved crown.

Enhanced education across the state

External clinical rotations throughout Florida

The UF Statewide Network for Community Oral Health includes locations throughout Florida.

Student clinic group picture

47 Years of Excellence

Excellence in education, research and patient care

Established in 1972, the University of Florida College of Dentistry is the only publicly-funded dental school in the state and ranks as a national leader in dental education, research and community service.

UF College of Dentistry's commencement class of 2017.

Reaching new heights

U.S. News: UF top 10 best public universities

UF has become the first Florida school to break into the list of top 10 best public universities.

UF Century Tower and University Auditorium