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Welcome to the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry

What began in 1962 with a class of 25 students has grown to a college leading in innovation, committed to outreach, and boasting more than 2,400 alumni worldwide. The UK College of Dentistry is recognized as one of the nation’s best dental schools, with a reputation for innovation in oral health education and a commitment to serving the citizens of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.


Oct 20
Flu Vaccine Available in UK Wellness Clinic

Time: 9:15 am to 9:15 am

Save the date.

Sep 20
UK Healthcare Colleges Blood Drive

Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Request your September 20 donation appointment now.

Aug 22
2022 Golf Tournament Results

Time: 3:45 pm to 3:45 pm

Top teams and finalists announced.

Alumni Events

Oct 06
Annual Fall Symposium and Alumni Weekend

Time: 3:30 pm to 10:00 pm

Register now.

College Events

Oct 06
Donald E. Knapp, DDS, PhD, Memorial Lecture

Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Register now.

Oct 12
Dental Grand Rounds

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Topic TBD

Oct 19
Financial Literacy Program

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Identity Theft and Cyber Security

Nov 16
Dental Grand Rounds

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

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