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Find Your Path in Dental Hygiene

In the School of Dentistry's Dental Hygiene program, you’ll turn extensive hands-on experience in patient care into an exciting career path.
Background Image: A faculty member observes as a dental hygiene student cleans teeth

New Student Orientation

Here’s your official introduction to the Dental Hygiene bachelor's degree program.

Welcome, New Mountaineers!

Amy Funk, chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene, shares her virtual welcome with the incoming Class of 2024.

Dental Hygiene BS Program New Student Requirements Student Resources

If you have questions, please contact Lori Groover, Department of Dental Hygiene administrative assistant, at

Look Inside Our Facilities

Biddington Center for Dental Innovation

Through a partnership with the Center for Research and Education in Technology, Inc. (CRET), the WVU School of Dentistry has access to recently developed furnishings and patient care devices from more than 25 product suppliers and manufacturing companies.

Dental and Dental Hygiene students have multiple options allowing them to identify the best and most individualized treatment plan for their patients.

Virtual Tour of Dental Innovation Center
Virtual Campus Tour