School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry Policies and Procedures

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The School of Dentistry Student Handbook is your agreement with the School which covers your responsibilities and rights as a student from academics and performance to health and safety. The 2019-20 Handbook will be available in August. 

 Student Handbook 2017-2018

Students are required to attend all scheduled classes, small group sessions, seminars, presentations, intramural clinics and rotations, extramural clinics and rotations, and official School or University required functions. Students are expected to challenge all examinations and tests given as part of the DMD program of study at the times scheduled by the course director. Read the attendance policy and absence flow chart for information on allowable absences and how to report absences. 

Attendance Policy June 2016

Student Absence Flow Chart

OHSU Code of Conduct

OHSU is committed to upholding the following core values in all its endeavors; achieving excellence in all we do. Creating new knowledge through research and innovation. Providing the highest-quality education for the next generation of health care professionals. Fostering a spirit of collegiality and integrity. Providing compassionate care for our patients. Maintaining a high level of accountability for our use of resources. Encouraging, creating, and respecting diversity within OHSU. Fostering an environment of open, honest, and respectful communication throughout the OHSU community.  OHSU Code of Conduct

Title IX Notice of Non-Discrimination

Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Policy

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects individuals from discrimination on the basis of sex in any educational program or activity operated by recipients of federal aid. OHSU complies with Title IX and 34 CFR Part 106 by prohibiting sex and gender discrimination in education programs, activities, employment, and admissions. Inquiries about Title IX compliance or sex/gender discrimination may be directed to the OHSU Title IX Coordinator: Laura Stadum, JD, staduml@ohsu.edu or titleix@ohsu.edu. Phone number 503-494-0258. Mailing address: OHSU, Mail code: PP22C, 3310 S.W. Veterans Hospital Road, Portland, OR 97239. Inquiries may also be directed to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights, 1-800-421-3481.

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Policy Contacts

OHSU School of Dentistry
Student Affairs

503-494-5274
sodadmit@ohsu.edu
Mail Code: SD-SA
2730 S.W. Moody Avenue
Portland, OR 97201-5042

OHSU Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity 

503-494-5148
aaeo@ohsu.edu
Mail Code: MP 240
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR 97239