For students interested in extracurricular activities, there are a variety of student organization with a focus on professional service and development. Most are affiliated with national dental organizations. Students may also participate in other non-dentistry oriented organizations.

Active student organizations within the school include:

  • Academy of LDS Dentists
  • American Academy Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Association for Dental Research-Student Research Group
  • American Association of Women Dentists
  • American Student Dental Association
  • Christian Medical-Dental Association
  • Delta Sigma Delta Fraternity
  • Hispanic Dental Association
  • IInterfraternity Council
  • Psi Omega Fraternity
  • Student American Dental Hygienist's Association
  • Student National Dental Association
  • Student Professionalism & Ethics Association
  • Students Take Action
  • UMKC Chapter of the Academy of LDS Dentists
  • UMKC Student Council
  • Xi Psi Phi Fraternity