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Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene Application Process

"You've got to be willing to take risks, dream big, set big goals, and then work hard to make your dreams happen."  - Jean Driscoll


Applying is as easy as these few steps! Applications and are due by February 1st of the year the student wishes to apply. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

1. Apply to ULM. https://www.ulm.edu/admissions/apply.html

2. Submission of complete application package which includes:

ULM Dental Hygeine Application PDF

*Dental Hygiene Application-Complete it, print it, sign it

*Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended. One official sealed set to the ULM Admissions Office, and one official set to the ULM Dental Hygiene Program (700 University Avenue, 210 Caldwell Hall, Monroe, LA 71209-0420. Attn: Kim Whorton, Program Director)

*Submission of ATDH Scores (Admission Test for Dental Hygiene administered through the American Dental Association; Department of Testing Services; 211 E. Chicago Ave.; Chicago, IL 60611; www.ada.org. 312-440-2683. Approximate cost is $140.00

* Receipt of $50.00 Dental Hygiene Program application fee to LA Capitol FCU- You will receive two receipts. One must be included with your application to the Dental Hygiene Program.


University of Louisiana at Monroe

University Commons II, Suite 2152

4031 Northeast Drive

Monroe, LA 71209-0999


3. Submit your completed application packet by the due date by either mailing it, or personally turning it in at the Dental Hygiene office located at 210 Caldwell Hall, Monroe, LA 71209-0420. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

** The ULM Dental Hygiene Admissions and Academic Standards Committee screens all applicants to confirm the minimum requirements are met and that applicants are eligible to move forward in the admissions process.

**The final selection of applicants is based on rank of the final overall admissions scores. Admission to the ULM Dental Hygiene Program is highly competitive.


If you have any questions or need more information, please contact:

Mrs. Kimberly Whorton
Dental Hygiene
Program Director
University of Louisiana Monroe
Caldwell Hall 204
Monroe, LA 71209-0420

318-342-1623 whorton@ulm.edu

For Additional Admissions requirements, see our admissions information page.