Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program Requirements

The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at the University at Buffalo is a six-year program jointly sponsored by the University at Buffalo Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department and the Erie County Medical Center. 

Basic Criteria

Applicant must: 

  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States, and provide proof of United States Permanent Residency with PASS application.
  • Have completed a minimum of 60 undergraduate credit hours in a United States or Canadian institution. Applicants who do not meet this requirement are are not eligible for the program.

Please note: the criteria mentioned on this page is program-specific. For full criteria and application requirements, please visit the PASS website. 


Application cannot be processed until all required documentation are recieved via PASS and US mail.

Required Documents (uploaded to PASS)

  • Unofficial dental school transcripts
  • NBME Basic Science Examination score (CBSE)

Required Documents (mailed to program)

  • Official undergraduate transcripts
    (from all universities attended)

    Please note, we are only able to accept official transcripts mailed directly from the Office of the Registrar. 

    If your University's Registrar is able to release transcripts via secured e-mail, please contact the Advanced Education Admissions Office to arrange this.