UFCVM Applicant Timeline
Start your VMCAS application. Transcripts should be submitted to VMCAS as soon as possible.
Complete the listed program requirements.
August 15th is the VMCAS recommended deadline to submit a complete application with all application materials.
Deadline to submit your VMCAS application.
Deadline to submit your UF Professional Application.
Applications are processed and the UFCVM Admissions Committee reviews selected applications.
Selected candidates are emailed with instructions about the interview process and instructions to complete the CASPer test.
Admission notifications emailed to selected applicants.
National deadline for admitted students to accept or decline offers of admission. No enrollment deposit required.
Newly admitted students begin their online orientation via Canvas to prepare for the fall semester.
Admitted students begin their on-campus orientation and first-year veterinary experience (FYVE) in Gainesville.
The fall semester starts at the College of Veterinary Medicine campus.
VMCAS Suggested Timeline
- At least 3 months prior to the deadline, have your letters of recommendation requested, and begin VMCAS application process.
- At least 2 and half months prior to the deadline, have all transcripts from EVERY institution you have attended sent to VMCAS. Consider ordering a copy for yourself to use when entering coursework information on the VMCAS application.
- At least 2 months prior to the deadline you should be monitoring your VMCAS application for receipt of all transcripts and letters of recommendation (eLORs).
- At least 1 and half months prior to deadline you should make sure that all transcripts and eLORs have been received by VMCAS and application fees have been paid.
For more information, visit the VMCAS Quick Start Guide.
VMCAS Contact Information
Student & Advisor Hotline: (617) 612-2884
VMCAS Fax: (617) 612-2051
VMCAS Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
VMCAS Mailing Address for Transcripts:
(Only Mail Transcripts! The VMCAS application and eLORs are submitted electronically)
VMCAS – Transcripts
P.O. Box 9126
Watertown, MA 02471