Please review the Department of Testing Services COVID-19 update document (PDF) for important information regarding this testing program.
The document below is the official guide to policies for the Dental Admission Test (DAT) Program. It provides information about application and testing procedures, examination content and scoring.
You are required to read this document before you apply to take the test. At the time of application, you will be required to confirm that you have read this document, understood its contents, and agree to the policies and procedures contained herein.
Changes in the DAT Program may occur after publication of this Guide and will be available on this site. You will be subject to the policies and procedures currently in effect at the time you test.
2020 DAT Guide (PDF)