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Veterinary Schools and Universities

Links to veterinary schools in the United States and Canada.

Veterinary Internships & Residencies
Kansas State veterinary student, Cathy Lombardi, discusses the various internship and residency programs available to veterinary students, and how to apply for them.

Introducing A New Vet School Diary Writer - Larry
The Vet School Diaries were started several years ago by Joanne, a student preparing for her freshman year at Cornell and continuing for the subsequent vet school years. Joanne has now graduated, and the Diaries have continued with many other "stories" of vet students and veterinary technology students around the world. In this article, read Larry's opening post as he prepares to start the Veterinary Technology Program at Northern Virginia Community College.

Vet School Diaries - Scott From Murdoch University Veterinary School
This article introduces another Vet School Diary Writer, Scott, who will be commencing studies at University of Glasgow Veterinary School in February 2006. The Vet School Diaries are a collection of posts from various veterinary students around the world, each in their own "diary" section of the Pre-Vet/Career Forum. See what life is like inside of vet school!

Vet School Diaries - Cindy From University of Glasgow Veterinary School
This article introduces another Vet School Diary Writer, Cindy, who is a 4th year (senior) student at the University of Glasgow Veterinary School. The Vet School Diaries are a collection of posts from various veterinary students around the world, each in their own "diary" section of the Pre-Vet/Career Forum. See what life is like inside of vet school!

Vet School Diaries
This article introduces another Vet School Diary Writer, Christine, who is headed to Australia to commence her veterinary medicine studies. The Diaries are a collection of posts from various veterinary students around the world, each in their own "diary" section of the Pre-Vet/Career Forum. This is a great way to get a glimpse of what vet school is "really" like, and to get an idea of what veterinary students must go through academically and emotionally as they prepare to be veterinarians.

Pre-Vet and Career Forum
The place to ask questions, seek support, and share your knowledge and experiences about working in a veterinary field! This forum is for those considering a career in veterinary medicine as well as those currently in school or already working with animals.

Canadian - Atlantic Veterinary College
The Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC) is located at the University of Prince Edward Island.

Canadian - Université de Montréal
This site is available in French and English.

Canadian - Western College of Veterinary Medicine
Located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada.

Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine
Since the first five graduates in 1909, Auburn has graduated nearly 5,000 doctors of veterinary medicine.

University of California-Davis College of Veterinary Medicine
Links to all major departments for students, faculty, and for those searching for prospective student information.

Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine
A well organized site that covers the college of veterinary medicine and biomedical sciences.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Features a new image daily on the home page.

University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine
This site is easy to navigate and information is readily available to both prospective students and those wanting more information about veterinary services.

University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine
A nicely designed site, some images may take a while to load.

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
A large site with many departmental, resources, and services links.

Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
This site has a special 'Resources and Services' section for practicing veterinarians.

Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Currently testing the 'Flashed' version of their site, which adds to the interactivity of the site.

Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine
This school admitted its first veterinary students in the 1973-74 curriculum year. Full accreditation was granted in 1977.

Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine
A nicely organized site, featuring innovative design and layout.

University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine
Many offerings listed under the Outreach Programs for continuing education opportunities.

Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Students and faculty can log on here to collect email and download software.

University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine
The 'Top News Stories' button on the home page takes you to the latest news at the college.

North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine
This college graduated its first class of veterinarians in 1985, and currently resides on a 182 acre site in west Raleigh, North Carolina.

Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
The first class graduated in 1887, and since then, over 4,000 students have graduated from OSU as Doctors of Veterinary Medicine.

Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine
This site features many instructional links for students, including a tutoring program.

Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Located in beautiful Corvallis, Oregon.

University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
Don't miss the Computer-Aided Learning Project under Education - fun and learning for students and veterinarians alike.

Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine
A well-developed site, featuring many links to different subject and interest areas.

University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine
The home page is graphic-intensive and takes a little extra time to load, but the graphics are well done and visually pleasing.

Texas A & M University College of Veterinary Medicine
The Pet Parade, a photo gallery of beloved family pets, is a fun addition to this site.

Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine
Information for pet owners and practicing veterinarians are nice extras.

Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine
This school has been accredited by the Council on Education of the American Veterinary Medical Association since 1949.

Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
This college is located on three campuses; two in Virgina, and one in Maryland (U. of Maryland).

Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine
A well-organized, frequently-updated site, that is pleasing to look at too.

University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine
This site is easy to navigate and informative.

Oregon State Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Oregon State College of Veterinary Medicine started out as a large animal facility. Veterinary students traveled to Washington State College of Veterinary Medicine for their small animal education. That was over twenty years ago. Now OSU has been transformed into a small and large animal state-of-the-art veterinary teaching hospital. I headed back for my 20-year reunion and took a behind-the-scenes tour.

Tell us about your veterinary or vet tech school
Questions about veterinary schools and veterinary technology programs are common on this site. Each school has different strengths and weaknesses. Schools change over time, too. I attended my veterinary class reunion and toured Oregon State College of Veterinary Medicine. We were impressed at the changes involved with converting from a large...See submissions

Veterinary Careers - Vet Techs
Working with animals requires a love of animals and the knowledge of how to work with them safely to properly take care of them. People who work as Veterinary Technicians learn the necessary handling skills and knowledge by attending veterinary technical school or by learning the skills on-the-job. What is involved in a veterinary technician...

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