A DVM student stands in front of a herd of sheep.

Important Announcements 

Policy change due to COVID-19

The UMN CVM will accept prerequisite coursework taken during spring semester 2020 with a grade of pass or satisfactory earned. Read more about this on our Frequently Asked Questions page here.

AAVMC Veterinary Medical Admissions Virtual Fair

Join us at the AAVMC Veterinary Medical Admissions Virtual Fair on March 31, 2020. Prospective students will have the opportunity to live chat with our veterinary school as well as other veterinary schools across the country and abroad. More information and registration details are available here.  

Application Preparation Seminars

Applying to the Class of 2025? Attend a summer Application Preparation Seminar for an overview of the applicant evaluation process, plus tips and advice for submitting a competitive application. Register for this event.

Opportunities on campus 

Information Session

Attend an Information Session to learn more about a career in veterinary medicine, veterinary education, and admission to the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program. Visit campus for a session and stay for a tour of the Veterinary Medical Center!


Pre-Veterinary Student Visit Day - Canceled

Canceled for Saturday, April 4, 2020

In light of the recent COVID-19 developments, this event is canceled. We encourage you to connect with us via phone (612-624-4747) or email ([email protected]) for any questions you may have. Pre-veterinary clubs can also request a webinar presentation or reschedule their visit for a presentation and facilities tour at a later date. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause!


Developed and taught by students at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine and sponsored by the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Foundation, this three-hour live program educates students in grades 9-12 about careers in veterinary medicine, through interactive hands-on learning activities and games. Visit the VetCamp website to learn more about the program.