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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.


May 08
White Coat & Graduation Ceremony

Time: 11:30 am to 4:30 pm

Join the event live stream.

Apr 21
One Day for UK 2021

Time: 12:00 am to 12:00 am

24-hour Day of Giving

Feb 17
Dentistry Volunteers Assist at Kroger Field Vaccination Clinic

Time: 2:00 pm to 2:00 pm

College supports vaccination effort.

Alumni Events

Sep 30
2021 Annual Fall Symposium and Alumni Weekend

Time: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

Save the date. More details to come.

College Events

May 11
ACDE Webinar Series: Restorative Options for Missing Anterior Tooth (May 2021)

Time: 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

May 20
ACDE Webinar Series: Cannabis and Oral Health (May 2021)

Time: 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

May 28
Tweaked, Cracked, and Loaded: Profile of the Addicted Dental Patient (May 2021)

Time: 8:45 am to 12:15 pm

Register now for this CE event.

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