Welcome to the University of Minnesota School of DentistryOur Mission
The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry is the state’s only dental school, and the only dental school in the northern tier of states between Wisconsin and the Pacific Northwest. As such, we are a regional resource to five states for dental education, consulting services, patient treatment, and ongoing continuing dental education. We educate general dentists and dental specialists, dental therapists, dental hygienists, dental educators and research scientists. The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry advances health through scientific discovery, innovative education, and the highest-quality care for all communities. Click here to view our mission statement.
What's happening at the School of Dentistry
Relive the Gala
The School of Dentistry celebrated its 125th anniversary with a black tie gala on Friday, October 24, 2014. Relive the lovely event with videos from throughout the night. Make a gift.
The current issue of Dentistry dives into the issue of pain as School of Dentistry scientists study the biological and psychosocial mechanisms that contribute to the pain experience. Also, a look back at the School of Dentistry 125th Anniversary Gala.