The following table lists some of the top veterinary programs in the U.S.

School Notes

Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine
DVM Admissions
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
S2-009 Schurman Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Tel: (607) 253-3700
Fax: (607) 253-3709

Accepts non-NY residents.

Tests: Requires MCAT or GRE.  
App. deadlines:
VMCAS: Oct 2 Supp. Materials – Oct 15 Notification in January. Early admission: June 1

The University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
Admissions Office
3800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6044
Tel: (215) 898-5434
Fax: (215) 573-8819

Tests: Requires GRE (by Nov 1) App. deadlines: VMCAS: Oct 2 Avg. GPA: 3.60 Early Admission Program: No

Colorado State University
1601 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1601
Tel: (970) 491-7051
Fax: (970) 491-2250

Accepts non-CO residents.
Tests: Requires GRE. 
App. deadlines:
VMCAS: Oct 2 Supplemental: Oct 2 Notifications from mid-January to mid-February
Early Admission Program: Yes
For Fall 2012: Applied: 1,494
Accepted: 138

Avg. GPA: 3.6

Tufts University
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
200 Westboro Road
North Grafton, MA 01536
Tel: (508) 839-5302

Accepts non-MA residents. ME, NH, and NJ are contract states.
Tests: Requires GRE. 
Tufts Application: Nov 1 Transfer application: June 1
For Class of 2016:
Applied: 766
Accepted: 96 Avg. GPA: 3.64
Avg. GRE Verbal: 160Avg. GRE Quant.: 158

Michigan State University
College of Veterinary Medicine
Office of Admissions and Scholarships
784 Wilson Road RM F-110
East Lansing, MI 48824

Tel: (517) 353-9793
Fax: (517) 353-3041

Accepts non-MI residents, but MI residents receive preference. In most years, 70% or more of admitted students are MI residents.
Tests: Requires GRE or MCAT App. deadlines: VMCAS: Oct. 1 Supplemental Application: As instructed NOTE: Transcripts and test scores must be sent directly to MSU-CVM – not through VMCAS Decisions and notifications are made on a rolling basis.Early Admission Program: No For Class of 2017: All applicants –Applied: 861Entering class:

Avg. GPA: 3.56

Mean verbal GRE: 155

Washington State University
College of Veterinary Medicine

Office of Student Services
PO Box 647012
Pullman, WA 99164-7012
Tel: (509) 335-1532
Fax: (509) 335-1532

Accepts non-WA residents. Preference is given to residents of WA, ID, and WICHE* states.
Tests: Requires GRE
VCMAS deadline: Oct. 1 WSU Application: Oct 9 Early Admission Program: Yes For Class of 2017: All applicants – Applied: 1169 Accepted: 133Avg. GPA: 3.58

GRE cumulative: 61%

* WICHE is the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education. Member states are Arizona, Hawaii, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming.

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