We want to make sure your admissions questions are answered. Follow these steps to get the information you need.

In-person visits and phone consultations are available to candidates applying to our DDS program in spring 2023 or 2024. Please contact dental-student-admissions@uiowa.edu with your availability Monday-Friday 8am-4pm CST. Later this fall, with increased staffing, we will happily accommodate additional visitors. Check back for further availability!


If you are a current high school student, check out Hawkeye Visit Days. When selecting a date, ask if the tour includes a visit to the College of Dentistry.


Admissions Video

Rachael Kowbel, director of Dental Student Admissions, provides information on the DDS Admissions and Application process for prospective Iowa dental students.


General Questions

University of Iowa College of Dentistry | Office of Student Affairs | N311 DSB, Iowa City, IA 52242-1010 | email | 319-335-7163


Upcoming Webinars and Events

  • Pre-Dental Summer Academy: June 16-18, 2023

    The IASDA Pre-Dental Academy is a weekend event at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. This is a great opportunity to get hands-on dental experience, and also to learn more about dentistry and the application process. The academy is tailored to pre-dental college students who are in the process of applying to dental school. The cost of admission is $325 which includes breakfast and lunch both days, plus a t-shirt! The application will open February 1. Apply on the IASDA Website.

  • ADEA AADSAS Application Opens: May 9, 2023

  • ADEA AADSAS Application Submissions Begin: May 30, 2023