Thank you for exploring the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine Web site. As a prospective student, you have a host of considerations to evaluate before you make a final decision as to which dental school you will attend. The information you find through the "Prospective Student" pages will hopefully assist you in this endeavor.
By way of introduction, the cardinal objective of the SIU dental school is a balanced, innovative program of exceptional quality in the field of dental medicine education. Curriculum development is directed toward and focused on oral health care as part of the total health care of an individual. We have structured our academic content to fit an educational experience that will enable our students to acquire a D.M.D. degree, while simultaneously pursuing areas of special interest.