UF College of veterinary medicine

DVM Admissions

Interested in our admissions criteria and what we have to offer? Want a preview of our facilities, or an in-person advisory session? We've got you covered.

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DVM Program

Innovative curriculum

We offer a robust professional program of study to provide the next generation of veterinarians with the tools they need to be successful.


Current DVM students

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Student programming

A range of activities aimed at professional development and personal wellness throughout the four-year professional program are available to all of our students.



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The Ways and Means

Our faculty and students benefit from state-of-the-art facilities, technology and software, and professional expertise.

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Clinical Skills Laboratory

A state-of-the-art clinical skills laboratory is a venue for our first- and second-year veterinary medical students to gain hands-on training in a variety of patient care techniques.

Clinical skills lab

Supporting Instruction

Education Center

Our education center serves as a physical venue to support the educational activities within our college.

Education center


For DVM Program Applicants

VMCAS application cycle now opening in January 2020

The VMCAS application cycle will open in Jan. 22, 2020 and will last through Sept. 15, 2020. Previously, the cycle did not begin until May. The change is meant to provide more time for completion of the application process.

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DVM Certificate Programs

Students may elect to participate in any of our available certificate programs to enhance their opportunities after graduation.

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Online and Other Programs

In addition to the college’s traditional DVM program and graduate degrees, we offer several online learning opportunities in several areas of study.

Online learning

College publications


UF College of veterinary medicine

Veterinary Page

A bimonthly newsletter for faculty, staff and students of the UF College of Veterinary Medicine.

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Florida Veterinarian

A magazine for alumni, faculty and friends of the UF College of Veterinary Medicine.

Animal Airwaves

A man-made recipe for pandemics

Be on high alert to avoid high-rise syndrome

Tracking down feline arthritis

Lar par takes a dog’s breath away