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.

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About the Dean

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

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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

  • CVM professors build global and local partnerships

    Once the paperwork is finalized, UGA CVM students will have the opportunity to travel with professors to India to work at one of the largest zoos in the world. Dr. Puliyur MohanKumar, a professor in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences…

  • CVM Pathologist Trains Future Veterinary Pathologists in Ethiopia

    When Moges Woldemeskel Woldemariam, professor of veterinary pathology and section head of histopathology and necropsy at the Tifton Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Lab, taught in Ethiopia early in his career, he was the only trained pathologist at the only veterinary…

  • CVM alums pursue global health mission across the world

    Imagine taking your daily evening run to the Coliseum in Rome, hearing colleagues down the hall speak in five different languages and running social media accounts for World Rabies Day. That’s how Julie Thompson (DVM/MPH ’19) spent her three-month internship…