1. A

    Spay neuter externship recommendations

    Hi all! Does anyone have recommendations for externships where you can get good spay/neuter experience (especially HQHVSN)? I looked into the ASPCA spay/neuter alliance in Asheville but unfortunately all of the slots are filled up until I graduate in 2025. I am located in MA but willing to...
  2. A

    VIRMP Timeline Help

    Hi everyone, I’m a third-year veterinary student, and I’m a bit confused about the VIRMP application timeline given that there are multiple separate deadlines. I have heard that it would be beneficial to do a week-long externship at hospitals I am interested in applying to. My question is...
  3. cowtownqueen

    NAVLE 2024 Results

    Hi all, I know we are all anxiously awaiting hearing back about our NAVLE scores. I couldn’t find another thread for this cycle so I decided to start one here. Anyone have a guess as to when we will hear back about scores?
  4. Mr.Smile12

    IVM/Diversity Study
  5. U

    WAMC first time applicant

    Hello, I am currently a college senior. I am planning on applying this upcoming cycle. Right now I am planning on applying to Midwestern (IS), Arizona (IS), LMU, Virginia Maryland, Kansas, Minnesota, and Mississippi 21 years old, female, Arizona resident Cum GPA: 3.7 Science GPA:3.6 Last 45...
  6. P

    What are my chances?

    Hello, I currently applied to WSU, Mississippi, Mizzou, ASU, UGA, Auburn, and ISU. Looking for advice on what are my chances on getting into any of these vet schools? 3.17 overall gpa 3.2 science gpa 3,000 hours in small animal 250 hours in large animal 500 hours in exotic 100 hours in...
  7. 7

    Undergrad Advice ?

  8. F

    UGA C/O 2028

    I haven't seen a thread started for this upcoming cycle! I thought I would start one for the c/o 2028.
  9. X

    Which animal work experience should I choose?

    I am in high school, planning to apply to UK vet schools and am currently trying to get as much experience as possible. I've recently found 2 potential work experiences and both of them seem quite appealing, so I'm having trouble choosing between them. (Both non-clinical animal experiences, as...
  10. C

    WAMC c/o2028 or c/o2029 - bad first transcript, little experience

    WAMC c/o2028 or c/o2029 - bad first transcript, little experience
  11. E

    Visa for Australia Externship?

    Hi everyone, I am a current 3rd year student in the US with two externships lined up in Australia. I was wondering if anyone has any insight on what visa to apply for? I'll be staying for about a month. Curious if other people just did a general tourism visa and shadowed at different clinics...
  12. F

    UNIC - Nicosia Vet Entry Sept 2023

    Hello! I didn't see a thread for the University of Nicosia Veterinary School. I was just offered a place and am very excited! I am from Canada and would love to discuss moving to Cyprus and the program.
  13. M

    Army Veterinary HPSP - Class of 2026

    I'm a current first-year veterinary student applying for the Army HPSP. I have searched through older forums but haven't seen many for this cycle. My packet is basically complete (at least for paperwork to submit on my end and completing MEPS). I received an email a couple of days ago saying...
  14. garima dabas

    Which University should I opt for ?

    Hello fellow students and doctors, I am an Indian veterinary graduate. I want to learn and explore other countries as well.... the techniques and skills I can learn from different parts of the world. I currently am looking for some post-graduate programmes that can help me in clinical training...
  15. lamb10

    UPEI AVC c/o 2027 Applicants

    Hi everyone! Best of luck with the upcoming application process
  16. Xoetix

    Older Students!! How old were you (or will you be) in getting your degree?

    Hello all! I am 38 years old, and am currently working through online college for a degree as a veterinary technician. I've recently been playing with the idea of fully going for a degree as a doctor though, but I'm unsure if it's worth it, or if I'm too old to even think about it. I would love...
  17. B


    Hello, I am currently a sophomore pre-veterinary student and I am struggling. I did pretty well for my first year of undergrad last year finishing with a 3.57 GPA. This semester has been a different story however. In the first month of school I had an unexpected surgical procedure and I went...
  18. hippomonster1

    Ohio State c/o 2026

    I haven't seen one yet for my dvm OSU hopefuls! Good luck everyone! This is my fourth time applying and hoping it will finally be my year!
  19. H

    What are my odds?

    Hi all! I recently graduated from the University of Florida with my undergraduate in Health Behavior and my Masters in Management. I am currently working as a full-time Healthcare Consultant and realized about 6 months in that I really wanted to go be a veterinarian. I was pre-vet for 2 years...
  20. Rhi96

    PennVet vs. RVC (London)

    Hello! I am a California resident who is currently trying to decide between the University of Pennsylvania and the RVC in London. Sadly, I didn’t get into any of the schools on my personal “Top 5” list, but I am trying to remain optimistic and still feel very grateful for the acceptances I do...
  21. H

    Mississippi State vs Illinois

    Hi everyone! I have been accepted into Mississippi State and Illinois CVM. Could any current or former students please give insight on what they liked/disliked, or just their overall experiences at these schools? The whole process has been very impersonal due to COVID, so I am having a hard time...
  22. L

    WAMC: Class of 2026!

    Hi all! I am currently finishing up my first semester of my junior year and I am applying to vet school during this upcoming cycle (opens in January) I was wondering if anybody could look over my info/stats and offer opinions/advice! Thanks in advance! 20 year old South Carolina resident...
  23. T_Huene

    Application Check

    So I’m looking for fair and straight criticism on the main points of what will become my application hopefully in the coming couple years. I graduated high school with just below a 3.0 and then continued onto the Honors College of Lewis and Clark Community College in Southern Illinois for an...
  24. D

    Surgery residency, alt specialties

    Hi all, I’m a 4th year student applying for internships. Im interested in surgery, neurology, and comp med/lab animal. I keep being drawn to surgery as a specialty as it would offer the most opportunity (and I enjoy surgery) - I would be able to do neurologic surgeries in addition to other...
  25. LeahKesley

    Volunteering/job shadowing during a pandemic

    Hi, I’m really curious to see if there are pre-vets out there who have tried volunteering during this pandemic. Not very few vets were available for shadowing in my area, and I want to start as soon as possible. Are there any virtual shadowing options?
  26. hopeful_vet2026

    Tennessee c/o 2025

    Anyone applying to Tennessee this cycle (2020) for matriculation next year (2021) and graduation in 4 (2025)
  27. L

    WAMC: Applying next year for class of 2026!

    Hi everyone! I am starting my junior year in undergrad and I will be applying to vet school next fall for the class of 2026! Below are my stats and some info about me, please feel free to offer any advice or suggestions that you think would make my application stronger! I just finished Organic...
  28. serendipity14

    applicant for class of 2025

    Hi everyone! I was hoping for some advice on my status for this application cycle. Please give me any advice/recommendations you have. Also, feel free to comment where you're standing right now if you're applying this cycle as well. Good luck to everyone!! 21 y/o Hispanic female from NY...
  29. hopeful_vet2026


    Gonna go ahead and make this for the upcoming cycle! Good luck everyone!
  30. 1

    WAMC? Highly Motivated Pre-Vet Student!

    Hello everyone! I am a pre-vet student at a small liberal arts college in Virginia. I am finishing off my junior year now, and will be completing a BS in biology as well as a minor in animal science and chemistry in spring of 2021. I have taken between 16-18 credit hours every semester, and...
  31. saltshaker007

    New Computer for Vet School?

    Hey guys, I will be attending vet school in the fall, and I was wondering if anyone had any input or suggestions on types of computers to buy? During the information session at the University of Illinois, the tech guy said we should DEFINITELY buy a brand new computer for vet school (so it...
  32. doctor-who

    Successful Applicants c/o 2024

    Congratulations to those who have heard happy news already! Please post your stats to help other applicants as the acceptances roll in. The format from years before is posted below. Age, Gender, State/Country of Residence, Traditional/Non-traditional applicant, # of times you've applied...
  33. E

    New VIRMP internship opportunity: MSPCA-Angell at Essex (Community Practice)

    Deadline approaching: December 9, 2019 at 9:00 pm EST MSPCA-Angell is pleased to announce a new community practice/small animal medicine and surgery internship position for its Angell at Essex location in Danvers, MA starting in June 2020. Angell at Essex is a new teaching clinic located at...
  34. dogtor27

    Low GRE. What Are My Chances?

    Hello, this is my VERY first time posting on here so I am not so sure how this works haha. The schools i’m applying to are: Tuskegee, LSU, Ohio, Virginia/Maryland, Kansas, and Missouri I have a GPA of 3.8, but my GRE score is a 293 I obviously already submitted my application. but i was just...
  35. scs589

    What are my chances?

    Hey guys! Just looking for honest opinions on chances. Alabama resident, Mississippi state grad Applying to MSUCVM AND AUCVM Cum. GPA: 4.0 Science gpa: 4.0 Degrees: Will have a BS in Animal and Dairy science with a minor in chemistry (Still have physics left) Have held a full time job...
  36. O

    internships/residencies in Quebec

    Hello! I'm currently a DVM student at OVC but planning to move to Quebec after graduation. I was wondering if anyone out there has any information about internships/residencies in Quebec, specifically Montreal. There are very few listed on VIRMP, but I've seen some on hospital pages like...
  37. F

    Vet students and graduates, what was your undergraduate degree?

    I am considering completing a bachelors of science in health science, however I am not sure if this degree would be beneficial for me. What are your thoughts and what degree did you achieve? Thank you!
  38. L

    Freshman year of undergraduate and stressed about grades

    Hi everyone! I'm currently a second semester freshman majoring in pre-veterinary sciences and have a few questions about undergraduate grades. First semester was great and I made a 3.75 GPA, I was a member of pre-vet club and was very optimistic about going to vet school. I've always had very...
  39. D

    California State Board Exam

    Hello all. I have looked everywhere for a concise study guide for the California state board exam. Does anyone have resources that they can share or point me in the right direction? I recently took the NAVLE but I've heard the material is much more specific to California.
  40. doctor-who

    Waitlist c/o 2023

    Starting this off as a continuation of last year's thread so we can post where we're waitlisted, what number rank we are, and what schools we have yet to hear from. And to update each other when people start getting pulled off the waitlist! I'm an alternate at Western (no number rank) and...