Office of Dental Admissions, Recruitment and Access


Mrs. Charlotte Tenney, Mrs. Theresa Cox, Ms. Wendy L. Ridenour and Dr. Shelia S. Price

Dr. Shelia S. Price, DDS, EdD,
Associate Dean for Admissions, Recruitment, and Access,
Professor of Diagnostic Sciences

Dr. Price, Associate Dean for Admissions, Recruitment, and Access and Professor of Diagnostic Sciences, leads the School’s dental admissions, recruitment, and multicultural programs.  She has over 25 years experience in dental education.  Dr. Price seeks to inspire individuals to achieve their dental education and career goals. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Doctor of Dental Surgery, MA in Higher Education Administration, and Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership.


T. Cox
Theresa Cox, Administrative Assistant

Theresa is the Administrative Assistant for the Office of Dental Admissions and Recruitment. She assists with a full range of administrative duties including, but not limited to, admission interviews, application management and various special programming. She has been employed with WVU since 1984 and previously worked in Student Health Services.


WL Ridenour
 Wendy L. Ridenour, Program Specialist

As Program Specialist for the Office of Dental Admissions and Recruitment, Wendy assists with the coordination of various dental student recruitment events, represents the School at recruitment/career fairs, works with prospective students throughout the recruitment and application phases, serves on the School’s recruitment committee, and aids various other admissions, recruitment and diversity projects. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from West Virginia University, with a minor in Sociology.

Office of Dental Admissions and Recruitment
WVU School of Dentistry
G-110H Health Science Center
PO Box 9407
Morgantown, WV 26506

Phone:304 293-6646
           304 293-1680
Fax:     304 293-8561