Off-Campus Information

Course Credit

Courses offeres off-campus are acceptable for continuing education credit and applicable toward Academy of General Dentistry maintenance, fellowship or mastership requirements on an hour-for-hour basis. All courses meet the criteria for Continuing Education Units (CEU). Continuing education credits awarded for participation in the CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirement of his/her state licensing board.

Verification of attendance will be available at the conclusion of the program for participants who sign-in and attend the entire program. Certificates will be available at the completion of the program. No partial credit will be granted.

The University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, Department of Continuing Dental Education will not jeopardize our CERP Accreditation or our relationship with the State Board of Dentistry by not adhering to this personal professional requirement.


In the interest of academic freedom, the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine has an obligation to present new information in the field of dentistry; some of this knowledge may be controversial. Sponsorship of such a continuing education course by the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine does not imply endorsement of a product or technique.


Single Course

  • No refunds will be issued for “no shows”.
  • Tuition refunds requested prior to course date will be assessed a $35 administrative fee.

Series of 4

  • No refunds will be issued for “no shows” or cancellation by registrant.
  • If registrant notifies the Continuing Education Office prior to the course date, he/she may transfer to an available course in the off-campus lecture series within the same year.


All applications are processed in the order in which they are received. Each course registration deadline is two weeks prior to course date. Limited participation courses may require earlier registration. You will receive a written confirmation of your registration.

Online registration and payment is now available.

Register Online

Visit the online Calendar of Courses, to review and select the course you’re interested in. You will need to create a new account, or log in to an existing account. For details, please visit Online Registration Tips.

Off-Campus Four-Course Discount

Registrants may take advantage of a 33% discount when they register for at least 4 off-campus lecture courses. For details, please visit Online Registration Tips.

You may also register by:

Mail: Mail the registration form, with your check or credit card information. VISA, MasterCard and Discover are accepted. Make checks payable to the University of Pittsburgh and mail to:

University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
Continuing Education
2148 Salk Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Telephone: You may call us at 412-648-8370 to register using a credit card. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fax: Send the completed registration form with your credit card number to 412-383-9069.

School Policy

We reserve the right to change the location, time, course content or teaching faculty of any course as required or advised. Any course which does not receive sufficient enrollment is subject to cancellation. Registrants will be notified of any course cancellation at least two weeks prior to the event date.