Supplemental Application Instructions
Supplementary Application Form
Complete both sides of the supplementary application form and return it to the Creighton Dental Admissions Office. It should be accompanied by your photograph as indicated on the form. You can mail all materials to: Creighton University School of Dentistry; Attn: Admissions Office; 2500 California Plaza; Omaha, NE 68178.
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You will need to send one official transcript from each institution attended to AADSAS. They will calculate your GPA and send us those results and a list of your classes as part of your application.
We require EITHER a letter from the Recommending Committee of your college OR two letters of recommendation from college science instructors (preferably one each from biology and chemistry) and one letter of recommendatin from a college non-science instructor. If you sent either form of recommendations to AADSAS, they will send a copy of your recommendations to us. Check with the Admissions Office to ensure that your recommendations have been received. They are necessary for your file to be complete and to be reviewed by the Admissions Committee.
Dental Admissions Test (DAT) Scores
You are required to take the Dental Admissions Test (DAT) and have your scores sent to the Creighton Dental Admissions Office. If your DAT scores have not been forwarded, please contact the Department of Testing Services, American Dental Association, 211 East Chicago Ave., 6th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611-2678 (phone number 800-232-2162) and request that your scores be sent.
Application Service Fee
At the time an applicant submits an application through AADSAS, a $60.00 non-refundable application service fee should have been sent directly to the Creighton Dental Admissions Office. This fee should have been made payable to "Creighton University". If this application fee has not been sent, please do so.
NOTE: All credentials become property of Creighton University upon submission and are not returnable.
THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 1, 2015
Be certain to take care of all matters noted above. Do so promptly. Applications are received up to March 1, 2015, however, early application is strongly encouraged. The Admissions Committee will begin reviewing completed applications August 1, 2014 and initial acceptance will be tendered December 1, 2014. No consideration will be given to your application until all the credentials requested have been received, INCLUDING DAT SCORES. All required admissions credentials must be received in our Admissions Office by MARCH 1, 2015. An incomplete application after this deadline will NOT be reviewed by the Committee on Admissions.
THE GREAT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS TO BE CONSIDERED PROHIBITS THE UNIVERSITY FROM ASSUMING RESPONSIBILITY IN WRITING TO OTHER SCHOOLS FOR INFORMATION OR ADVISING YOU OF THE INCOMPLETE STATUS OF YOUR APPLICATION. It is recommended that you monitor the status of your application at every dental school to which you have applied through AADSAS.
When the Committee on Admissions has examined your academic credentials, recommendations and test scores and has made its decision on your application, you will be notified accordingly by this office. Should you have any questions concerning your application or the necessary documents that accompany it, please do not hesitate to contact the Creighton Dental Admissions Office where your application will be on file (1-800-544-5072).