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  • Global Health Student Advisory Board (GHSAB): Call for Self Nominations

    Global Health Student Advisory Board (GHSAB) - Self-nominations due September 15th.
    The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility is seeking nominations for GHSAB, a new committee of student representatives from across the Academic Health Center (AHC). This board will work collaboratively to define global health related priorities of AHC students. Learn more about the Global Health Student Advisory Board and apply.

  • DDS 1-4, 2014-2015 estimated cost of attendance

    A helpful document outlining the DDS estimated cost of attendance for Summer 2014, Fall 2014 and Spring 2015.

  • Sept 23 Dental Networking Event

    Register for student networking event
    The Minneapolis, Saint Paul and Student Districts, along with the MDA, extend an open invitation to all dental students to attend the 3rd Annual CE and Networking Event at the University of Minnesota McNamara Alumni Center on Tuesday September 23rd (new date). This event offers a unique opportunity for dental students to network and make one-on-one contacts with practicing dentists in Minnesota. A speed networking event will also take place and Drs. Kraig, William and Scott Kottemann will be presenting, "Not just braces: current and future trends of orthodontics." This event is free for dental students - all you need to do is sign up! Space is limited, so register early!

  • Mock Manikin Sept 6 & CRDTS Typodonts

    Hello D3 and D4 students!  The Mock Manikin exam on September 6th and CRDTS are quickly approaching. Please review the letter sent by Jan Filkins on how to be prepared.

  • 2015 Postdoctoral MATCH program now accepting applications


    Now accepting applications. Please click on the following for more information:

    MATCH Announcement

    MATCH Dates to know

    MATCH application instructions

  • AHC Student Health Benefit Plans are changing

    If you are enrolled in the Academic Health Center Student Health Benefit Plan (AHC-SHBP), you should have received a message notifying you that the plan is being discontinued in Fall 2014. Find more information about these changes at:

    To waive the benefits this Fall simply access the "Health Plan Coverage" link on All waiver requests for AHC students can be made online for fall semester 2014; there will no longer be a paper form.

    Contact One Stop directly at 612-624-1111 if you have additional questions.

  • 10 days notice needed for planned absences from clinic

    All Students in Clinic Beginning Summer 2014

    Part of our current attendance policy is that planned absences must be submitted 10 working days in advance. Right now, that part of the policy is not enforced. Please note that the Office of Student Affairs and Clinic Scheduling will begin enforcing the 10 day requirement at the beginning of summer semester in May 2014. At that time, all planned absences (i.e., any time you know in advance that you will be absent from clinic, either for excused absences or personal sessions) must be submitted at least 10 working days in advance or your request will be denied.

    Why are we starting to enforce this requirement? We’ve seen an increase in the number of last minute schedule changes this year, which is challenging for our clinic schedulers and, ultimately, inconvenient for our patients. Let’s work together to keep this process running smoothly and efficiently. Please see Sara Johnson with questions or feedback.

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