2016 Application Cycle
March 17, 2015 - February 19, 2016

Many U.S. and Canadian dental schools that offer advanced standing programs for international dental graduates participate in ADEA CAAPID. Listed below are the institutions that currently accept applications from international dental graduates through ADEA CAAPID. If a dental school that offers advanced standing admission is not listed below, you will need to contact that program directly for information about its admissions process.

ADEA CAAPID Application Deadlines & Requirements

All programs require:

  • English proficiency tests (TOEFL ibt preferred)
  • Letters of evaluation
  • Additional school fee 

For more information about each institution's requirement, click on its name in the chart below.

Institution State Deadline  NBDE 1  NBDE 2  ECE  WES
The Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry, Temple University PA 5/15/2015 x
University of Alabama at Birmingham
School of Dentistry
AL 6/1/2015 x   (preferred)  x
University at Buffalo
School of Dental Medicine
NY 6/1/2015 x   (preferred)  x
Virginia Commonwealth University
School of Dentistry
VA 2/19/2016  x x
University of Louisville
School of Dentistry
KY 6/15/2015   x
Indiana University
School of Dentistry
IN 6/15/15  
University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry CA 6/26/2015   x
University of Michigan
School of Dentistry
MI 6/30/2015  
Loma Linda University
School of Dentistry
CA 7/1/2015 x  x
University of Illinois at Chicago
College of Dentistry
IL 7/1/2015 x
University of Pittsburgh
School of Dental Medicine  
PA 7/5/2015  x x
University of Washington
School of Dentistry
WA 7/5/2015  x x
University of California, Los Angeles, 
School of Dentistry
CA 7/10/2015 (preferred) 
University of California, San Francisco,
School of Dentistry
CA 6/26/2015
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
PA 7/10/2015  
Southern Illinois University –
School of Dental Medicine 
IL 7/15/2015 (preferred) 
Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC   CA 8/15/2015
Howard University
College of Dentistry
DC 8/31/2015 
University of Oklahoma
College of Dentistry
OK 9/1/2015 (optional)   
Tufts University School of
Dental Medicine
MA 9/15/2015 x
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Dental Medicine NJ 10/16/2016 x x
University of Puerto Rico
School of Dental Medicine
PR 11/1/2015 x   x
University of Florida
College of Dentistry
FL 11/15/2015 x x
Boston University Henry M. Goldman
School of Dental Medicine 
MA 1/1/2016 x  
Marquette University School of Dentistry  WI 1/1/2016 x     x  
New York University
College of Dentistry
NY 1/16/2016     x  x    
The University of Colorado
School of Dental Medicine
CO 2/19/2016 x     x