How do I apply to the program?

The Master of Science program in Orthodontics at West Virginia University School of Dentistry participates in the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS) and the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program.  All wishing to apply to the program must apply through PASS and also obtain a MATCH number.  Please contact PASS to view the application requirements.

Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS)
1400 K Street NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC  20005-2403
Customer Service:  (202) 289-8123 or (800) 353-2237
Fax:  (202) 289-8702
Web Site:  http://www.adea.org/dental_education_pathways/pass/Applicants/Pages/default.aspx

National Matching Services, Inc.
595 Bay Street, Suite 301, Box 29
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C2
Phone:  (416) 977-3431
Fax:  (416) 977-5020
Web Site:  www.natmatch.com

The deadline for submission of all application materials to PASS is September 15.

All applicants should submit a CV or resume along with a 2x2 photo, to the Office of Dental Admissions, P.O. Box 9407, Mogantown, WV 26506-9407.

Once your application and supporting materials are received by PASS, they will be forwarded to the Admissions Committee for review.  If selected for an interview, you will be notified in writing and be required to submit the WVU Graduate Program Application and remit the associated $60.00 application fee.  While an invitation to appear for an interview should not be construed as evidence of acceptance, it is a requirement that assists the committee in its selection process.

Financial Aid Information:

Financial Aid Office
Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center
PO Box 9810
Morgantown, WV  26506-9810
Phone:  (304) 293-3706
Fax:  (304) 293-6861
Email:  hscfinaid@mail.wvu.edu
Web site:  http://financialaid.wvu.edu/home/hsc-office

 If you have any questions regarding the program or application process, please contact the Office of Dental Admissions at (304) 293-1680, fax (304) 293-8561 or email: wridenour@hsc.wvu.edu.