Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine

The SIU School of Dental Medicine provides exceptional value in dental education. Students benefit from:

  • the latest technology in today's oral health care field
  • a state-of-the-art clinic
  • the lowest dental school tuition in Illinois

The small student body and intimate environment promote excellent student-to-faculty interaction. Graduates are prepared to be among the best general practitioners of dentistry in the country.

The SIU School of Dental Medicine is the only dental school in Illinois that is outside the Chicago metropolitan area, and within a 200-mile radius of St. Louis. The convenient location offers a small-town feel with big-city access. The safe, quiet campus environment in Alton is just a short drive to St. Louis, where students can enjoy major sporting events, arts, entertainment, dining and shopping.

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