Frequently Asked Questions

Event Details

▷ When is the event?

The event takes place Saturday, March 9 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

▷ Where does the ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event take place?

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone: (504) 582-3000

▷ Hotel Details

Information about the 2024 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event hotels can be found on the GoDental24 hotel and travel page.

▷ If I attend the ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event, am I able to attend the ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition?

The ADEA Annual Session requires a separate registration and fee.

Learn more at the 2024 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition website at

The ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event is a free, in-person event that offers individuals interested in dentistry the chance to meet and speak with admissions officers from nearly 50 U.S. and Canadian dental schools.

Attendees can look forward to interactive presentations designed to help them be successful applicants.

The ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event will take place at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA.

This event is geared toward high school, community college and four-year college students, as well as others interested in pursuing a career in the dental professions.

Yes, dental students will be available for attendees to speak with during the event.

Attendees will leave the event with advice and tips on the application process and the most critical information needed to help them be an exceptional candidate when applying to dental school.

Visit the ADEA Information booth for more information and pricing.

Use the Resiada Hotel Page to book your room. This ensures we can link your uniquely coded registration to your individual hotel reservation.

You will receive a confirmation email from Resiada once your hotel reservation has been booked.

If you need to make any changes to your hotel reservation, you can click on the “Edit Reservation Now” button found in your Resiada confirmation email.

  • For questions regarding a new or existing reservation, please contact the Resiada Support Team.
    United States and Canada: 888-985-9737
    International: 647-479-0778
    The support office will be open from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ET.

  • If you cancel your reservation, please make sure to do it 72 hours prior to your arrival date to avoid hotel cancellation fees.

  • If you would like to make New Orleans into an extended vacation, ADEA will not be able to coordinate those arrangements. Please reach out to the hotel directly to arrange and pay for any extended plans.

  • The deadline to make hotel reservations is Friday, Feb. 5, 2024.


Individuals need to be currently enrolled as a dental student to obtain an ADEA student membership.

Every student, resident and fellow enrolled at an ADEA Member Institution can become an ADEA member for free.

If you are not a student of an ADEA member institution, you have the option to pay $40 to become an ADEA member