Admissions Procedures


Graduate Prosthodontics Program Application Procedures

Submit an ADEA MATCH and PASS Application

All applicants must register with the National Matching Services (MATCH) for consideration in the class beginning Summer Quarter, June 22, 2020.

  • Submit your application via ADEA PASS
  •  Additional application requirements:1) Questionnaire (download, complete, print, and send via e-mail or mail to the Graduate Prosthodontics Program Coordinator)

    2) Departmental Fee:  $50 USD

    • Check or money order payable to University of Washington.  Please make sure to include your name on check.
    • Remit payment to UW Graduate Prosthodontics Program (mailing address is found on contact information)
    • Electronic payment (wire transfer).  Please contact Graduate Prosthodontics Program Coordinator,, for instructions.

    3) For foreign dental degrees

    • Provide ECE Evaluations
    • TOEFL Scores –  TOEFL examination can be taken online. A minimum score of 95 on iBT is required by the Graduate Prosthodontic Program Selection Committee.Note: The Graduate School is phasing out the usage of IELTS and this exam is no longer accepted as of May 31, 2017.  All applicants whose native language is not English and who have not received a bachelor’s or master’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution must submit a valid official TOEFL score.

Optional Application Material

  • The following materials are not required, but accepted…please send them directly to the UW Graduate Prosthodontics Program Coordinator via e-mail or mail.
    • Portfolio of your work in prosthodontics
    • Exam scores: Advanced Dental Admission Test (ADAT), Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) and National Board Dental Examinations (NBDE)
    • Letters of recommendations – Additional letters may be submitted.


Shortly after the August 19th application deadline, the Selection Committee reviews all complete applications and ranks the candidates. The top ten finalists are invited to come to the University of Washington for a personal interview. All finalists will be asked to take a two-day examination consisting of clinical, didactic and laboratory procedures in addition to their interview. Specific instructions will be provided as to the exact nature of this examination when the applicants are notified of their final status.

  • After interviews, each applicant will need to submit their ranking on the MATCH website between October 28, 2019 and November 15 2019. The Prosthodontics Program will also rank the applicants interviewed. Three applicants are selected each year. MATCH results are released on November 22, 2019.


Graduate School Admission Procedures

Once an offer of admission has been made, you will have to apply to the Graduate School – Graduate Enrollment Management Services (GEMS). 

  • Further details will be given when admission acceptance is offered.



Tuition Information by Year for 2018-2019
Year In-State Resident Tuition Out of State/International Tuition
1st Year $25,136 $43,680
2nd Year $25,136 $43,680
3rd Year $14,604 $26,808

*Tuition fees based on credit hours and subject to change on an annual basis.
Plus additional $2,000 clinic fee ($500 per quarter)

Residency Requirements

Information regarding Washington State Residency requirements and classification, please visit the residency classification website.