Guaranteed Entrance to Dentistry

Students who complete the ULEAD program are automatically admitted to UofL's School of Dentistry (ULSD) if they score above the national mean on each section of the Dental Admissions Test (DAT) and maintain a 3.5 cumulative and science GPA. ULEAD students belong to the UofL Pre-Dental Society, attend ULSD meetings and conferences, participate in community service activities, interact with mentors, attend summer pre-dental programs and more.

Requirements to Apply:

  • 30 ACT or 1360 SAT
  • 3.75 GPA
  • Once you apply for admission, you can apply for ULEAD. A complete application includes:
    • One essay concerning how you arrived at this career goal, your journey to this point, and your goals for the future (1000 words or less).
    • Two letters of recommendation (one must be from a science teacher)
    • Resume
    • Documentation showing a minimum of 12 hours of dental practice observation in a general dentistry setting included on resume
    • Meet and maintain minimal technical standards.

All materials should be uploaded using the University of Louisville's online guaranteed entrance program application.

Application and materials due December 15.