Office of Academic Affairs Mission
The Office of Academic Affairs is committed to the pursuit of excellence in education in all of the academic programs at the School of Dentistry, including D.M.D.; Dental Hygiene; Advanced Education in Endodontics, General Practice Residency, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, and Prosthodontics; Masters and Ph.D. in Oral Biology; International Advanced Standing, Faculty Advanced Standing, and DMD/MBA programs. The primary goal is to provide a framework for all faculty, staff, and students in an educational environment that equips all students to be safe, competent dental professionals and future leaders. The Office of Academic Affairs provides service, support, and guidance to the University and ULSD community on all points of the educational continuum. From confirmation of acceptance as a student to graduation, and as alumni, the Office supports students’ professional careers.