Let us know what questions you have about Ross Vet and a member of our Admissions team will be in touch. We’ve also included the answers some of our most commonly asked questions below.



How many years is vet school? How long is vet school?

While most vet schools are 4 years, we offer an accelerated, AVMA1-accredited Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree program that allows you to graduate in as little as 3.25 years. 

How do I get into vet school?

To be offered admission into vet school, you must meet these DVM program admissions requirements

How much is vet school?

View our Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree program tuition and fees

Where is Ross Vet located?

Ross Vet is located on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. 

Is Ross Vet’s DVM program accredited by the AVMA?

Ross Vet offers an accelerated, AVMA1-accredited Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree program that allows you to graduate in as little as 3.25 years. Upon graduation and passing the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination® (NAVLE®) you will be eligible to practice in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico. 

When should I apply? What is the deadline for each semester?

Since we operate on rolling admissions, there are no formal application deadlines. We review applications for each class until it is full. If the semester to which you apply becomes full, we will review your application for the next available class. Our flexible program has three start dates; January, May, and September. 

1Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine confers a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree which is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (AVMA COE), 1931 N. Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173, 1-800-248-2862.  For more information please visit

The AVMA COE uses defined standards to evaluate veterinary medical education programs, including facilities, clinical resources, curriculum, faculty, student outcomes and research programs. The standards are interpreted and applied by the AVMA COE-accredited veterinary medical education programs in relation to its mission.