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Indigenous Applicants

We are committed to increasing the number of First Nations, Metis and Inuit dentists. Schulich Dentistry has one designated seat in each entering class for Indigenous students. Applicants self-identified as Indigenous persons who wish to be considered for the designated seat must indicate this status on their application and provide official confirmation of Indigenous status or proof of ancestral origin.

Confirmation of Indigenous status includes, but is not limited to:

Applicants will be assessed on a balanced portfolio which includes academic achievements, DAT scores, Autobiographical Sketch & Personal Statement, and confirmation of Indigenous status. All applicants who are invited to interview will be welcomed by an interview panel consisting of an Indigenous dentist, Indigenous community member and senior dental student.

Indigenous applicants considering a future career in Dentistry are encouraged to contact:

The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Admissions Office
Telephone: 519-661-3744

The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Indigenous Liason Officer
Adrean Angles
Telephone: 519-661-4232