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2020 Welcome Ceremonies

DDS White Coat Ceremony & Luncheon

Postponed to a future date - More information to come when available

  • The White Coat Ceremony is a wonderful and meaningful tradition in which the School of Dental Medicine welcomes new DDS students as colleagues dedicated to patient care. 
  • During this event, faculty present entering students with a white coat, the symbol of clinical service and care. The students take, in unison, a pledge of professionalism. Family and friends of the entering class are invited to join us for this special occasion. A reception follows the ceremony. 

2019 White Coat Ceremony Video

2019 White Coat Pictures

IDP Welcome Ceremony & Luncheon

Postponed to Future Date

  • The IDP Welcome Ceremony is a wonderful and meaningful tradition in which the School of Dental Medicine welcomes new IDP students as colleagues dedicated to patient care. 
  • During this event, faculty present entering students with a white coat, the symbol of clinical service and care. The students take, in unison, a pledge of professionalism. Family and friends of the entering class are invited to join us for this special occasion. A reception follows the ceremony.

Picture From

2019 IDP Welcome Ceremony

Video From

2019 IDP Welcome Ceremony

Sponsorship Acknowledgement

The School of Dental Medicine gratefully acknowledges the generous contributions of Procter & Gamble and the Alan Gross Fund in sponsoring the white coat ceremony.

White Coat Ceremony Questions

Please contact Luke Ramey, Assistant Director, Student & Community Initiatives