UW School of Dentistry

Alumni & Friends

How to give

Give Online Now
By Mail:
Make your check payable to UW Foundation and send to:
UW School of Dentistry Advancement
Box 357137
Seattle WA 98105-7137

By Phone:
We want to hear from you! Please call us at 206-685-9350 or visit our office directory.

Alumni Services

Randy Newquist

Randy Newquist, Director of UW Dental Alumni Services

UW Dental Alumni Association
Box 357137
Seattle, WA 98195-7137

UW Dental Alumni Association

Serving UW DDS, Specialty and Hygiene graduates

With 1,200 members, the UW Dental Alumni Association makes Dentistry the UW’s top school in the level of active alumni participation and involvement.  The Association, founded in 1950, connects alumni and friends, encourages fellowship, supports students before and after graduation, and promotes continuing dental education.  It also  promotes interest in the School of Dentistry and provides financial support.

Membership dues to the Association support:

  • $40,000 annually for dental student scholarships
  • Student participation in the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program
  • Sponsorship of the White Coat Ceremony and other annual student events, including the vendor show, golf tournament, Winter Gala dance, talent show, spring barbecue and student socials
  • The Mentor Program matching students with Washington State Dental Association mentor dentists
  • The Practice Opportunities Program (POPS) and listing
  • Class reunions
  • The Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award

Membership benefits include:

  • Receiving the Dental Alumni News magazine (twice a year)
  • 10 percent discount on UW/CDE lecture courses
  • Priority registration for the Ernest Jones Memorial Lectureship
  • Invitations to alumni events and receptions
  • Invitations to School of Dentistry events and celebrations
  • Satisfaction of supporting an outstanding School of Dentistry

Staying in touch

We want to hear from our alumni. We appreciate class notes and photos from you to include in our Dental Alumni Magazine, which is published each spring and fall. If you have an associate position available in your office, let us know. If you would like to be a mentor to a UW dental student, we want to hear from you.

Randy Newquist has been the Director of UW Dental Alumni for more than 20 years. He is here to assist you, and please feel free to contact him.

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