14 | Dental Medicine DOCTORAL PROGRAM APPLICATION PROCEDURES NSU uses the American Association of Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS). AADSAS does not take part in student selection. Applications are available from the American Association of Dental Schools Application Service 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, sixth floor Washington, DC 20036-2212 (202) 667-1886 or 800-353-2237 adea.org 1. Apply to the American Association of Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS). Candidates may choose to either fill out an electronic application or download a paper application. 2. Send supporting documents listed below to AADSAS by November 15. • an AADSAS application • an official transcript from the registrar of each college or university in which the student was enrolled (mailed directly by the college to AADSAS) • evaluation forms • official Dental Admission Test (DAT) scores Transcripts can be sent electronically from the originating college/university to firstname.lastname@example.org. Upon receipt of the completed AADSAS application, NSU’s College of Dental Medicine will forward an online, secondary application to the applicant. 3. Submit supplemental materials to Nova Southeastern University by December 15. • a completed secondary application The supplementary application should be submitted electronically. If that is not possible, contact the dental admissions office at (954) 262-1108. • a nonrefundable application fee of $50 • supplemental updates and documents • an evaluation by a preprofessional health adviser or committee from the applicant’s undergraduate institution, if it was not previously sent to AADSAS If this evaluation cannot be provided, three individual letters of evaluation from undergraduate instructors (two science instructors and a liberal arts instructor), if they were not previously submitted to AADSAS, may be sent to NSU. If possible, these letters should be from faculty members who know the applicant’s scholastic STEPS SUMMARY 1. Apply to the American Association of Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS). 2. Send supporting documents to AADSAS. • an AADSAS application • all official transcripts • evaluation forms • official Dental Admission Test (DAT) scores 3. Submit supplemental materials to NSU no later than December 15. 4. Participate in a personal interview, if offered.