“As a fourth-year dental student, this scholarship has been a huge blessing in my life. I am so thankful for the generosity of the scholarship donors. Not only are they helping my family and me pay for my education, but their support also will improve the health of the thousands of underserved patients I plan to care for.”

Jessica De La Fuente, DDS Class of 2022

Jessica De La Fuente, DDS Class of 2022

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Welcome to the School of Dentistry at UT Health San Antonio. For more than 50 years, the School of Dentistry has educated almost 6,000 oral health care professionals, conducted pioneering research, and successfully and compassionately treated tens of thousands of patients from San Antonio and South Texas.

Philanthropic support from alumni and friends of the School of Dentistry has helped the School earn national and international recognition for dental education, research, community service and patient care. Support from generous donors helps the dental school attract world-renowned faculty to educate the next generation of oral health care professionals, provide seed money for innovative research in order to attain substantial federal funding, and offer oral health care to the under- and uninsured in the community, especially children who would otherwise not receive preventative and emergent dental care.

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Kevin J. Donly (left), DDS, MS with Timothy B. Henson, DMD


Remembering Beloved Teacher with Professorship

The Dr. Timothy B. Henson Endowed Professorship in Pediatric Dentistry honors the memory of a special pediatric dentistry professor.

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In honor of David M. Bonner, DDS Class of 1980


In-Kind Gift from Zyris, Inc. Helps School’s Practice Reopen

A timely gift of an aerosol isolation system from Zyris, Inc.’s Dental Education Partnership Program helped the dental school safely open its clinical practice during the pandemic.

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Francisco Canseco and his wife, Gloria Canseco


Canseco Family Continues Legacy of Support

Laredo native Francisco “Quico” Canseco, and his wife, Gloria Canseco, enjoy a family tradition of supporting the School of Dentistry. Students from the Mid Rio Grande area benefit from an endowed scholarship.

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“Scholarships provide priceless opportunities for students like me. This financial assistance allows students to concentrate their time and efforts on their academic success. We can graduate with less financial burden. I am so grateful for this generosity.”

Kan Wang, DDS Class of 2025

Did you know?


•  Tuition and fees for dental students - approximately $42,867 per year

•  Laptop computer bundle and software - approximately $5,442 per year

•  Electronic curriculum support bundle for first-year students - $2,120

•  Cost to take licensure board exam for fourth-year students - $2,945

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Alumnus Shares Family Legacy in Dentistry

Ronald K. Crabtree, DDS and family

Ronald K. Crabtree, DDS Class of 1983, and his family proudly consist of four generations of oral health professionals providing excellent care to their patients.

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Dental Hygienist Finds Unique, Fulfilling Niche

Karla Roush, BSDH Class of 2015

Karla Roush, BSDH Class of 2015, RDH, receives self-gratification from providing dental care and education to adults who have intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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