Three Ross Vet students walking on campus
Three student veterinarians talking to each other



Focus your veterinary studies in a program designed for today’s global society. At Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, our passion is training qualified students, like graduates of Cleveland State University, to become the next generation of career-ready, compassionate veterinarians and researchers. It’s time to explore your pathway to Ross Vet.

Program Benefits
  • Ross application fee waived (except where prohibited by law)
  • Priority application consideration at Ross
  • Guaranteed admissions interview with Ross
  • Priority consideration for available Ross scholarships
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Minimum Eligibility Criteria
  • Current or former student (graduated within the past 5 years) of Cleveland State University
  • Meet RUSVM’s published admissions and prerequisite requirements for the DVM program at time of application and matriculation, as may be amended from time-to-time, currently located at, and be selected by RUSVM’s admissions committee to enroll in the DVM program; and meet a minimum GPA of 3.0 at the Institution.*
  • Taking the GRE is highly recommended

*Some agreements may vary

How to Apply
  1. Submit an application through our website.  
  2. Select pay by mail
  3. Email to notify us that your app was submitted.
Vet holding a small animal on the end of a stethoscope
“The cool thing I didn’t realize about veterinary medicine was how varied of a path you can take.”

“You hear about things like lab animal medicine and public health, but you can also go into animal welfare, general practice, large animal, small animal, equine, public policy, or research and you can study and work anywhere in the world.”

Vet holding a small animal on the end of a stethoscope
Students playing volleyball in the sun at the beach.

Between schoolwork, student organizations, student government traditions, and tourist activities around the St. Kitts and Nevis, there is always plenty to fill your time at Ross Vet.

A teacher instructs students in a classroom as they use microscopes.

Take a tour of campus and St. Kitts without leaving the comfort of your home. Ross Vet students enjoy high-quality education in classrooms outfitted with the latest in educational technology. Take a look inside our clinical skills lab, microscopy lab, anatomy lab, simulation center, pastures, large-animal facilities, and even our on campus veterinary clinic.

A classroom demonstration for students in white coats

Start on your journey to veterinary school by applying today.