Committee letters are written by the Director of Pre-Health Advising and Mentoring, Prof. Michael Gaines, after interviewing qualified applicants. The committee letter packet consists of a qualitative ranking, a two-page letter discussing the applicant’s academic performance, research, shadowing, leadership, and community service experience, and six additional letters of evaluation.
Please review the committee letter procedures.
Contact the Office of Pre-Health Advising and Mentoring at the beginning of the spring semester of the year you are applying to dental school to set-up a 30-minute committee letter interview. Interviews are held between February and May.
Note that all of the items below must be in your pre-health file 48 business hours before your interview:
Important: All of the items below must be in your pre-health file before we can submit your committee letter packet:
Letter of evaluation selection form if you decide, after the committee letter interview, to change which letters you want included in your packet
Office of Pre-Health Advising and Mentoring
1365 Memorial Drive
Ungar Building, Room 103
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.