How to Apply


Applicants who have completed a course of study at an American Dental Association (ADA)-accredited dental school, and who have graduated with a DDS or DMD are eligible to apply.

At the present time, the University of Michigan Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Program offers 3 categorical residency positions. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States. We also welcome applicants with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status.

The University of Michigan Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Oral program is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons regardless of race, sex, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

Learn more about eligibility and our selection policy (PDF) →

How to Apply

The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program participates in the Match. You must apply to our program through PASS and enroll in the Match.

Applications are due Oct. 15.

Please submit a 2x2 photo and include your name on the back of the photo along with any other application materials. Submit this directly to the program by emailing the Program Coordinator at

Learn about M.D. Admissions Requirements →