IMPORTANT NOTICE: The College of Dentistry is considering requiring applicants to have completed a four-year undergraduate degree as a requirement for admission. Information on this requirement will be posted on the website as it becomes available.
The admissions requirements for the College of Dentistry at the University of Saskatchewan have recently changed. Please ensure you review the printable (PDF) copy of the Admissions Guide for 2015-2016 entry and information on the website.
Become a Dentist
The College of Dentistry offers a fully accredited four-year Doctor of Dental Medicine program with a proud tradition of excellence in teaching and research. Innovative learning, research, and clinical experiences are provided for students during the academic year.
The College of Dentistry admission quota is normally 28 applicants with 22 places reserved for Saskatchewan residents and up to 6 places open to all other applicants regardless of residency. For the 2013-2014 intake, the College received 400 applications with a mean Academic Average of 90.66% (including Saskatchewan and non-Saskatchewan resident categories).
The College of Dentistry has a set of admissions standards and processes. These are explained in detail in the Admissions Guide. Please review this document to ensure you understand the admissions requirements before applying.
When you understand the process;
- determine your applicant category,
- find out the requirements,
- and the selection criteria before you apply.
Student life is also all about embarking on new experiences, making lifelong friends, and getting involved in the wide variety of social activities within the college.
Friends for life
Social activities, intramural sports, and volunteering - along with shared learning experiences - builds important relationships that carry on long after you graduate.
Approximately 21 full-time and 60 part-time dedicated faculty ensures an excellent student to faculty ratio.