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Class of 2023 DDS Admitted Student Day

Saturday, March 2, 2019

School of Dental Medicine 

9:00am - 3:00pm 

105 Harriman Hall, South Campus

Congratulations again on your admittance to the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine!

There is no cost to attend.

About the Event

In honor of your achievement, the School of Dental Medicine is hosting its Admitted Student Day on Saturday, March 2, 2019. We know where you decide to pursue dental school is important.

This event will give you and your family/friends an opportunity to:

  • Meet your future faculty and peers.
  • Begin networking with your classmates.
  • Ask any and all questions you didn't ask during your interview.

We encourage admitted students to bring their family/friends to this event as there are specific sessions geared specifically for them.

Pictures from incoming Class of 2017

2019 Tentative Schedule

8:30am - 9:00am

Check-In/Breakfast with Current Dental Students


School of Dental Medicine Welcome

Dr. Stephen Abel, Associate Dean for Student, Community, and Professional Initiatives

9:10am Class of 2022 President & Vice President - Morgan Marin & Megan Leun


Dean's Welcome - Dean Joseph Zambon
9:45am Curriculum Developments - Dr. Don Antonson, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
10:00am The Clinical Experience - Dr. Joseph Gambacorta, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
10:15am Coffee Break

Student Breakout Session - Meet Your New Colleagues

Family Breakout SessionSupporting Your DDS Student -Dr. Stephen Abel & Current DDS Students


Presentation Rotations

Research - Dr. Anne Meyer & Dental Student Research Group

Financial Aid - Christina Horner, Assistant Director  

Student Organizations - ASDA & BOCA Student Leaders

12:30pm - 1:15pm Lunch with DDS Students - About the City of Buffalo  
1:15pm - 2:15pm
School Tour with DDS Students
2:15pm - 2:55pm DDS Student Panel - Moderated by Matt Blum, Director of Student Services


Closing Ceremony/Next Steps - Luke Ramey, Assistant Director, Student & Community Initiatives
Hotel Information

A block of hotel rooms have been secured at the Buffalo Niagara Marriott.

Please visit this webpage for information.

Buffalo Area Information

Learn more about the Buffalo Niagara Region.

Please visit this webpage for more information.


Please register here: https://ubsdm.formstack.com/forms/dds_admitted_student_day

2018 Previous Year Presentations

Taxi Numbers from School of Dental Medicine to Airport:

  • Both Uber & Lyft service the greater Buffalo area.
  • Liberty Taxi 716-877-7111
  • Airport Taxi - 716-633-8294
  • Suburban Taxi 716-688-2222

Where to Park

We encourage all guests to park in the Deifendorf Lot (red arrow below). There is no cost to park.

You can also download a South Campus Map.  

South Campus Parking Map
Event Questions

Matt Blum

Director of Student and Community Initiatives