Our application is an online process. The application for the certificate and/or BS degree on-campus program is offline as the deadline to be considered for the next incoming class was September 1, 2013. The application was available April 1, 2013 through September 1, 2013 for applications to be considered for Fall 2014.
All inquiries, credentials and application for admission to the Dental Hygiene Program should be addressed to:
Office of the Registrar
P.O. Box 20036
Houston TX 77225-0036
Applications will be processed upon receipt of the following:
Click on this link; scroll down to “School of Dentistry”; go to the “Dental Hygiene” section and click on “Cover Form”. Print them off. Fill out your portion of the form and give them to the person writing the recommendation. The person completing the recommendation should send the completed recommendation form to the registrar. The official university Cover Form must be submitted.
All applicants for the Dental Hygiene class beginning Fall 2015 will be required to take the Health Science Reasoning Test as part of a holistic application process. This is a computer based test that is specifically designed to measure critical thinking skills. The test consists of critical thinking questions in health sciences contexts, although no specialized technical knowledge is required.
The deadline for completed applications is Sept. 1 of the year preceding expected enrollment. If you are applying for the Online Degree Completion Program, call 713-486-4084 for application deadlines.
The Admissions Committee begins reviewing applications in November and continues their review until all positions are filled. All applicants will be notified of their standing by May 30.