ADEA PASS Program Directors
ADEA PASS 2016 Application Cycle
May 20, 2015 - February 3, 2016
Grading Resource Guide
The Grading Resource
Guide is a compilation of grading practices and policies from the nine
U.S. dental schools that use a pass/fail scoring model. It is intended to
be used by advanced dental education program directors as an aid in reviewing
applicants from these schools. The Guide is updated as of May 2015.
To provide content to your profile, log into the ADEA PASS Program Search Engine
at any time to make changes. As information is subject to change without
notice, program representatives are responsible for providing up-to-date
and accurate information on the program’s profile. All applicants will
be advised to contact the programs directly if they have further
questions or find discrepancies. ADEA PASS is available for Search
Engine profile support, but will not be held responsible for inaccurate
information. Additionally, information on the Search Engine profile is
not tied to the application and will not prohibit ineligible applicants
Please contact Yolanda Jones at JonesY@adea.org or Emily Rhineberger at RhinebergerE@adea.org for assistance.
for ADEA PASS is a comprehensive application management tool that will
enable participating programs to manage their applicant pool. For one-on-one training, you should contact the support team with three available dates and times. The team will be more than happy to set up something to accommodate your schedule.
The WebAdMIT Support
team is here to help you become more comfortable with the features of the
WebAdMIT. We can be reached by phone at
716-636-7777, option 7, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New ADEA PASS Program Participation
Program directors can register their advanced dental education programs with ADEA PASS by completing the new ADEA PASS Program Participation Form. There is no cost for programs to participate in ADEA PASS.
To be eligible to participate in ADEA PASS, advanced dental education
programs must be accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation or
be offered by a dental school that is accredited by the Commission on
Dental Accreditation. Learn more...
If your program is inactive, please complete and submit this form to Yolanda Jones at JonesY@adea.org.
Highlights from the 2015 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition
- Information about the
2016 ADEA PASS application cycle was shared: it will open on May 20, 2015 with
no major changes.
- The Task Force heard
a presentation about the Advanced Dental Admissions Test (ADAT) being developed
by the ADA. The task force is currently considering how and when the test scores will be
included in the ADEA PASS application.
The 2017 application cycle will include changes
to enhance the user experience. Programs should expect a call from an ADEA PASS
staff member this summer or fall with details about the changes and how it will
impact your program.
The American Dental Education Association Division of Educational Pathways accepts requests for in-person presentations on the ADEA PASS and Match processes. All U.S. dental schools are eligible to request presentations for dental students, faculty evaluators, or both.
Criminal background checks are now offered to ADEA PASS participating programs.