ADEA PASS: Applicants
The ADEA Postdoctoral Application Support Service (ADEA PASS) is available to all individuals applying to the over 700 participating advanced dental education programs. ADEA PASS simplifies the application process by allowing you to complete one standardized application,
rather than individual applications to each program.
Applicants can use the ADEA PASS Application Checklist as a resource when applying.
2021-2022 APPLICATION CYCLE
MAY 13, 2021 – FEB. 7, 2022
The 2020-2021 ADEA PASS application is now closed.
All application materials must be received by ADEA PASS® no later than February 14, 2021.
Please be sure to download and print a copy of your application for your records by May 11.
*Three professional evaluations (PEFs) are required but up to five can be requested; one institution evaluation (IEF) is required. Evaluations cannot be customized and will be sent to each program selected in your application.
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Representatives are available Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time (except federal holidays), and can be reached by phone at 617-612-2065 or by email at
Learn more about the ADEA PASS application process: