Application Process

The 2018 Application Process is NOW OPEN through September 1, 2018 for US Applicants only.
The Graduate Orthodontic Program will not be accepting applications for International Students again until 2020.
Preference for interviews will be given to applicants who have only applied to programs participating in the Match.

The OU Graduate Orthodontics program participates in the National Matching Service. Interested applicants must register with the Match. The deadline for submission of all application materials to the OU orthodontics department is September 1st of the year prior to matriculation. From over 125 applicants, approximately 30 applicants are invited to interview in late October or early November. Four positions are filled through the match. For applicants from the U.S. Accredited schools, the application consists of two separate parts:


These materials include:

  1. The first part of the application contains materials submitted to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. All materials for this process are submitted to the OUHSC Admissions and Records office. This process requires an online application to the Graduate College Graduate Dentistry – Orthodontics – MS program, which includes a $75 application fee that is payable online. Please submit all official transcripts of all college coursework electronically (preferred) to:  Non-electronic copies may be sent to OUHSC Office of Admissions and Records LIB 121, P.O. Box 26901 Oklahoma City, OK 73126-0901.

  2. The second part of the application contains the materials submitted to the Department of Orthodontics
    These items can be mailed or submitted electronically to


The GRE is not required for any applicant.

For any admissions questions, please contact the Student Program Coordinator:

Telephone: (405) 271-4271
Fax: (405) 271-1178
E-mail address: