ABOUT US

PDSOP holds meetings Tuesdays, 6-7PM on Week 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, and 9 of every quarter! At meetings, we introduce community service opportunities, social events, information regarding various aspects of the dental admissions process, and more! Some things you can expect are:

  • Dental admissions officers and faculty presentations

  • Military scholarship opportunities

  • Current dental student panels

  • Dental resident panels

  • DAT Preparation

  • ASDA current topics in dentistry

 

Currently, our meetings are held online via Zoom at: 

https://ucla.zoom.us/j/93895321288

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Some of our community service opportunities include:

  • UCLA Volunteer Day

  • Pacific Heart Institute Face Mask Drive

  • VFC Hot Meal Program

  • VFC COVID-19 Vaccine Sites

  • UCLA Ackerman Blood Donation

  • Letters of Appreciation to First Responders/Military

SOCIAL 

EVENTS

Some of our social events include:

  • DAT/PAT Game Night

  • Board Game Night

  • Study Buddy Social

  • Soap Carving

  • Indirect Vision 

OTHER 

BENEFITS

  • American Student Dental Association benefits

  • Big Sib/Lil Sib program with current UCLA Dental Students

  • Job and internship opportunities through local dentists

  • Connect with other pre-dental students for test prep books, study groups, and peer insight

  • Local test prep company discounts

  • Opportunity to strive towards being a PDSOP active or gold member!