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How to Apply to Ross Vet


Get insight into the application process.

PURSUE YOUR PASSION FOR ANIMAL HEALTH

Put your knowledge and compassion into practice. 

Apply today and you can make an impact sooner. The Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine Admissions Committee reviews veterinary school applications throughout the year, accepting students for our January, May, and September classes—providing you the flexibility to start on your own timeline. No matter which semester you choose, you will begin acquiring the knowledge, skills, and technical expertise of a practice-ready veterinarian from day one.

ASK AN ADVISOR.

Let us help guide you through the application process.

Our Admissions team can help strengthen your chances of pursuing your DVM career aspirations. We can support you with:

  • Academic program selection that best aligns with your career plans
  • Application process, general program questions
  • Online advising sessions to review your transcripts and resume to help you gain insight into your competitiveness as an applicant

Have you started your application and have outstanding items? Reach out to an Advisor. They can guide your next steps for completing your application for timely consideration by the Faculty Admissions Committee.

Now is the perfect time to have a personal advising session and prepare for your future.

APPLY TO THE ONLY AVMA-ACCREDITED DVM PROGRAM WITH THREE START DATES

Start when it makes sense. You lead a busy life, so we’ve adapted our admissions process to meet your needs.

* Students must successfully pass all courses prescribed in the Ross Vet preclinical and clinical curriculum without failing or repeating any courses, and pass the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE) to complete their degree within this time frame. Comparison to U.S. School is based on a traditional 4-year curriculum.

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Find out what makes a competitive DVM Candidate.

You’re more than just a number to us. We take a holistic view of the admissions process, reviewing not just grades and GRE scores, but so much more: your experience with animals and exposure to animal medicine, personal character, interpersonal skills, motivation, and passion for the profession. 

ASK YOUR NEXT QUESTION AT AN EVENT

Join alumni, current students and even members of your admissions committee in a virtual event or live info session to learn more about the application process.

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APPLY TO THE DVM PROGRAM AT ROSS VET TODAY

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