Student Experience

Get involved

The School of Dentistry’s wide variety of student organizations make it easy for you to find the right fit. Choose from groups that focus on general dentistry, diversity, faith, or specific dental areas—and much more.

Find an organization

Share your skills

Service learning opportunities abound at the School of Dentistry. You might find yourself providing dental services to Amish children, treating underserved adults in Indianapolis, or traveling around the globe to bring oral health care to rural communities in other countries.

Explore service learning

Do your research

As a dentistry student, you’ll have the opportunity to conduct research with our renowned faculty. One feature of our research program is the IU School of Dentistry’s Research Day, an annual event highlighting the research advances of dentistry students, faculty, and staff.

Learn about student research

20+dentistry-related student organizations

50%of our students have experienced global service learning by graduation

40,000square feet devoted to research

Students paddle on the water in IUPUI’s annual Regatta.

You gotta Regatta

As a School of Dentistry student, you’re invited to join us for IUPUI’s annual Regatta as a rower, a spectator, or a volunteer. We love to compete in the race each year, and our teams often come out on top. Come see what the fun is all about at this year’s Regatta.

Come see us in person

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