Advice from admissions officers

Decision Day 2020: What Can I Expect on Dec. 15?

Posted by B. Lamont Lowery, M.A. on November 19, 2020

As a result of COVID-19, ADEA and the ADEA AADSAS® (ADEA Associated American Dental Schools Application Service) Advisory Group have decided to extend the 2020-21 cycle acceptance notification date from Dec. 1 to Dec. 15. Similarly, all applicant response deadlines will be extended by two weeks.

“When extending offers, most schools will call you and send you an official letter in the mail, in addition to sending a standard email with your status change through WebAdMit,” says B. Lamont Lowery, Assistant Dean of Student Recruitment and Engagement for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Adams School of Dentistry. Read on to learn what additional guidance Mr. Lowery has regarding what applicants can expect on Dec. 15 and how to move forward.

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ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event Encourages Attendees to Pursue a Future in Dentistry

Posted by ADEA on March 29, 2019
An overflow crowd marked the beginning of the successful 2019 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event in Chicago. Nearly 700 aspiring dental school students received tips on application and interview best practices, along with words of encouragement from ADEA leadership. Attendees were welcomed with remarks about the importance of dentistry as part of care for the whole human being. ... See More