125th Anniversary Celebration

In 2015, The Ohio State University College of Dentistry celebrated 125 years of contributions to education, research, and patient care.

Thank you to our alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends who marked this milestone with us by attending one of our special events. Whether you attended our Kick-off Event, the Anniversary Gala, Reunion Weekend, or one of the many alumni receptions around the country, we hope you had as much fun as we did celebrating 125 years of crowning achievements.

Learn more about Ohio State’s College of Dentistry and take a look back at some of our anniversary celebrations:

Our History

Our Research

Our Alumni and Faculty

125th Anniversary: Journey With Us, Historical Highlights

125th Anniversary Journey With Us graphic

View a timeline or our 125 year journey. 


125th Anniversary of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, 1890–2015

By Robert B. Stevenson, DDS, MS, MA

Dr. Stevenson writes about the history of the college in the Winter 2015 issue of House Calls, a publication of the Medical Heritage Center at The Ohio State University.

Postle Hall circa 1951

Celebration Events

January 15, 2015
Kick-off Event: "Then & Now"

February - April, 2015
Regional Anniversary Receptions

May 2, 2015
Anniversary Gala
The Ohio Union

September 10, 2015
The College of Dentistry: A 125-Year History A Lecture Featuring Robert Stevenson DDS, MS

September 17-20, 2015
Alumni and Friends Anniversary Reception
ODA Annual Meeting
Columbus, OH

October 9-11, 2015
The Ohio State University Reunion Weekend

November 5-10, 2015
Alumni and Friends Anniversary Reception
ADA Annual Meeting
Washington, D.C.

Dental Emergency Care Clinic

7:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

7:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Student Dental Clinics

8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Ohio State Dental Faculty Practice

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Upper Arlington Dental Clinic

7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.