How to Apply | Dental Hygiene

We are pleased that you are interested in applying to our program! This page provides information on the online application and deadlines. It is recommended to apply and submit transcripts after you have received Fall Term grades, if applicable. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us: 503-352-7224 or

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Timeline for entry in August 2016

Jan-Feb 2016 Fill out FAFSA
March 2016 Applications Due (see below for details)
April 2016 Interviews conducted
May 2016 Final Admission Decisions
August 2016 Classes start

You can fill out our Dental Hygiene Application online by clicking here. This is the only application you need to submit to Pacific University.

The deadline is March 31, 2016.

If you are applying to other Dental Hygiene programs outside of Oregon, you may want to consider the DHCAS (deadline March 1, 2016) instead. You can find information here:

Mailing Address

Transcripts, evaluations and other supporting documentation should be sent to the following address.

School of Dental Hygiene Studies
Office of Admissions
Pacific University
190 SE 8th Ave., Suite 181
Hillsboro, OR 97123

Make sure your full name is on all documents in order for us to match to your file.


If you have questions about applying, please contact DHS Admissions at 503-352-7224 or