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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 and committed to outreach, with 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.


Apr 09
2024 CCTS Spring Conference

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Dissemination and Implementation across the Translational Spectrum

Mar 23
DMD Admissions Workshop

Time: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

Register now for this in-person session.

Feb 13
Black History & The Arts

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Featuring George C. Wright, PhD

Alumni Events

May 17
UKCD Wellness Retreat 2024

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Focusing on Women's Health-Register now.

Aug 17
Annual Alumni Golf Tournament

Time: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

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Aug 23
KDA Reception

Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

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Oct 10
Fall Symposium and Alumni Weekend

Time: 5:00 pm to 8:45 pm

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College Events

Apr 19
Pre-Dental Advising 2024

Time: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Informational session for first-time dental school applicants.

Apr 21
Dash for Dan

Time: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Register now.

Apr 26
Oral Cancer Summit

Time: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Register now.

May 08
Did You Know Faculty Series

Time: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Organizational behavior - II and managing conflict in academic workplace

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