Thank you for your inquiry. The Dental Hygiene program is a Fall start only program at the Ankeny campus. Your name cannot be placed on the standby list for the Dental Hygiene Program until after you have completed the program entry requirements and support courses. The program requirements is available for your review in the following link. 

One of the requirements to get into the program is to complete the Information Session which is done online. You can access the session by clicking on the link above and then click on the blue "Information Session" tab on the left side of the page. There is a link to the quiz at the end of the PowerPoint in order to get credit for completing the session. 

For answers to specific questions regarding the Dental Hygiene program, please contact Allison Kipp, Academic Advisor, at 515-964-6467 or by email at The advisor will assist with your academic planning process.

The online application, information about admissions and the required assessment links are available for your review.

The admissions process is to complete and submit the admissions application. Please forward your official transcripts from high school or GED and all colleges that you have attended to:
Admissions - Bldg 1
2006 S. Ankeny Blvd.
Ankeny, IA 50023-3993

For answers to questions about the admissions process or the Dental Hygiene program standby list, please contact the Admissions Department at 800-362-2127, or 515-965-7337 or by email at