Graduate Students

Welcome to the Faculty of Dentistry Graduate Programs!

Congratulations on your acceptance for the Graduate Programs at the UBC Faculty of Dentistry. We are delighted to welcome you to our learning community. The Student Affairs team is here to support you in your journey. Please feel free to contact us at if you have any questions not answered on this site.

Checklist and Graduate Info

  1. Visit the UBC Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral page for newly admitted students for the next steps and a handy checklist.
  2. Ensure you have watched the Overview of Academic Systems video below.
  3. Students are advised to consult the UBC Calendar, which contains crucial dates and additional information.
  4. Take the time to read the information below!
Resources and Materials

We will post additional information for incoming Grad students here – watch this space!

Presentation and additional information about important items that you must complete prior to beginning your program will be posted here.

Please read our Graduate Students Orientation for Fall 2021.

Overview of Academic Systems


Graduate Student COVID-19 Update – Click here for COVID-19 updates for Grad students.

Advice for Faculty Members in a Turbulent Time – This external article outlines some tips and strategies for faculty to consider when taking care of themselves and connecting with students. Click here to read.

August 26th Update: UBC is pleased to make MS Teams and One Drive collaboration tools available to all students free of charge. Graduate students can learn more about these platforms and sign up at

Graduate Student Resources

Incoming Graduate Students – New graduate students should read the Incoming Graduate Students page, where resources, materials, and orientation information can be found.

Graduate Community – The graduate student community is an online network where current and newly-admitted UBC graduate students can meet, exchange ideas, and discuss topics of mutual concern.

Planning Virtual Events – Here are some ways that student groups and associations can stay connected and enjoy each other’s company in a safe manner.