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As you prepare to apply to the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine, make sure you’re completing the prerequisite courses, getting experience in the field with a veterinarian, and building relationships with a veterinarian who will write a letter of recommendation for you.

The application period for vet school opens mid-January through mid-September. Application is through the Veterinary Medical Central Application Service (VMCAS). For more details, please visit the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC).

Our review and selection of candidates is based on academic and non-academic factors. If you are planning to apply within the next two years, register for an information session by creating a profile here.