Application procedures

Starting Oct. 2014, the Dental Hygiene Program will receive all new and re-applicant applications through the American Dental Education Association Dental Hygiene Centralized Application Service (ADEA DHCAS).  Follow the instructions on the ADEA DHCAS website to create an account and choose Virginia Commonwealth University as the program name.  The deadline to apply is Feb. 15.

Contact us

For further information about the Dental Hygiene program requirements, please contact us at the number below. Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to the ADEA DHCAS. 

Virginia Commonwealth University 
School of Dentistry 
Department of Oral Health Promotion and Community Outreach 
Dental Hygiene Program 
P.O. Box 980566 
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0566 

Phone: (804) 828-9096
Fax: (804) 827-0969
Email: hises@vcu.edu