application packet should contain the following printed forms:
- official transcripts from every university
and/or college you have attended notice of received application
- application checklist
- paper application—read the online instructions.
You can fill out the application form online. The completed form will be
e-mailed to you, or you can print it from this page. Include it in your
for receiving applications
March 31 is the deadline for receiving applications. Materials
postmarked after this deadline will not be accepted.
You must submit one official transcript of your academic
record from each college or university you have attended. The transcript can be
considered official only if it is unopened in the institution's envelope and
stamped with the seal of the college or university.
College transcript process
College catalogs (important info for transfer students)
- Complete an academic transcript request form for
every college or university you’ve attended.
- Send the completed form to the registrar of each
college or university you have attended. Be aware that most universities will
charge you for this service, so be sure to contact them about their fee.
- When the completed academic record form and
transcripts are returned to you in the sealed envelope by the registrar, place
these UNOPENED envelopes in a large envelope along with your other application
- If you are enrolled in college during the most
recent fall semester/quarter, the transcripts that you request MUST contain
your fall semester final grades for your application to be considered – Request
transcripts from your institution immediately upon completion of the fall
Notice of received application
In order to evaluate the college transcripts that you will
submit for application into our program, we must have a catalog that describes
your prerequisite science courses from each of the colleges or universities
that you have attended.
We have all of the catalogs for the community colleges and
the universities located in Arizona. If you’ve taken courses outside of
Arizona, please send a copy of a catalog for each institution you have attended
to the department; we accept photocopied pages with the course descriptions on
Admission to Northern Arizona University
Complete the top portion of the received application notice
. Include a self-addressed stamped envelope with this notice. It will be sent to
you to verify receipt of your application or identify any additional
Notification of acceptance
If you are accepted into the Dental Hygiene program and are
not currently enrolled at the university, you must also be admitted to Northern
Arizona University This is a separate application procedure; contact Undergraduate Admissions
for information and an undergraduate application.
It is not necessary to be admitted to the university prior
to applying to the Dental Hygiene program. However, admission to the university
is required in order to begin the Dental Hygiene program. You will need to send
OFFICIAL transcripts to the university’s registrar. The registrar will not
accept photocopies from the Dental Hygiene Department.
Notification of acceptance to the Dental Hygiene program
will be sent to applicants by the end of April. If you’re accepted, you must
forward a non-refundable deposit in the amount of $500, which will be applied
toward the cost of your dental hygiene instruments for the first year of the
program. You must do so within two weeks from the date of our acceptance
Additional program requirements
You will also be required to provide:
- finger print clearance
- immunizations records
- current vision exam
- CPR training certification
- HIPPA compliance