This section includes
biographical information, personal data and background information.
and Citizenship Information
Collected information includes alternate name, gender, and
birth information; current and
permanent addresses; email most often checked by the applicant; phone number;
and citizenship status, residency information and visa information, if
Race and Ethnicity
Collected information includes ethnicity and race, gender
and other identifying information (answers about ethnicity and race are
Collected information includes disclosure of legal and academic
or professional disciplinary actions, relatives in the field of dentistry or
dental hygiene and previous applications to U.S. dental schools, as well as
DENTPIN®, which is required.
A DENTPIN is a unique identification
number that is used instead of the social security number. DENTPINs are
assigned by the American Dental Association (ADA). For more information or to obtain
a DENTPIN, please visit: http://www.ada.org/en/education-careers/dentpin.