World-class oral health education continuously improved by innovation and led by expert faculty and staff
Comprehensive and advanced dental education and research opportunities, enriched by a wide range of student services, activities, and extramural service—all in a diverse, friendly learning environment. We are preparing the "next-generation" of oral health professionals through academic programs that integrate education, patient care, research and community service-learning.
World-Class Academics Heading link
Comprehensive and specialized oral health training & programs Heading link
In addition to the DMD, UIC College of Dentistry offers a PhD, MS, Advanced Specialty Programs, and the Multidisciplinary Oral Science Training (MOST) research education program to combine clinical training with research experiences.
Innovative curriculum combined with state-of-the-art technology Heading link
Offering comprehensive and advanced dental education and research opportunities, powered by innovative methods and cutting-edge technology, and enriched by a diverse and collaborative community of faculty, staff and students. Curriculum innovations have resulted in the College receiving the prestigious William J. Gies Award from the American Dental Education Association.
From the Dean Heading link
“While our facility is great, it is the people that make our College what it is.”Interim Dean|
Learn and serve, with our strong community focus Heading link
Our service-learning curriculum offers a progressive, hands-on approach. Students provide care to underserved urban, rural, and special needs populations through serving up to 16 weeks in community-based settings.
Why get involved at UIC Heading link
Getting involved in extracurricular activities and student organizations serving our community has been so rewarding. Right now, I’m involved in HSDA, ASDA, HPSC and Goldies Place, a support center for the homeless.