About the CVM

Passion powers our commitment

We are Georgia’s only College of Veterinary Medicine, proud to serve our state and the nation for nearly 75 years by educating the next generation of veterinarians, providing exceptional veterinary care to our clients, and tackling the most pressing animal and human health challenges.

Everyone can find their path here. We are proud to tout modern facilities, incredible faculty, and a depth and breadth of patients and specialities that can deliver the exposure and experience students of all types need. And we take pride in the strength of our community – striving for diversity and inclusivity through our CVM Principles of Community and with a constant eye to our College mission, vision, and values.

Get to Know Us

About the Dean

Meet Lisa K. Nolan, the eighth dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine.

Accreditation

Ensuring the best possible experience for our students

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Happenings at the CVM

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CVM at a glance

1950

First Class Graduated

7500

Living Alumni

30,000 +

FY19 Hospital Caseload

$ 25 M

FY18 Sponsored Research Funding

Dawg Tales

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    Two Million Lives Touched

    Jamie Phillips is a senior scientific affairs manager for Roche Diagnostics Corporation. In her everyday role, her focus is on Roche’s solution to point-of-care microbial tests for influenza A and B, respiratory syncytial virus, and strep A—for which she acts…

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    Jet Schwalbe

    While his family was abroad, Jet suddenly lost feeling in and use of his rear legs due to an intervertebral disc herniation. As this condition is common in dachshunds, UGA clinicians jumped into action and performed a surgery to address…

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    Staying the Course in the Face of Chaos

    It has been a little under a month since COVID-19 was first recognized as a pandemic by the World Health Organization. Around the world, people from all walks of life have been asked to adapt to a new lifestyle—one of…