Student Life

Run With Your Pack at the UGA CVM

Your education comes first, but the friends and colleagues you’ll encounter at UGA CVM will be with you for the rest of your life. With more than a dozen organizations and numerous initiatives to join, your time in Athens will be well spent.

A Well Rounded Education

Student Clubs and Organizations

All the places to find yourself

Life in Athens

Get to know the city

Ambassador Program

Be part of the future of the UGA CVM

Health and Wellness

Things to help you through the day-to-day

Diversity and Inclusion at the CVM

A strong, vibrant community

Career Services

Securing Your Future

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…

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    Making Opportunity from Adversity

    The College of Veterinary Medicine accepted its first black students in 1969. Esco Hall, Jr. and Henry McKelvin were already acquainted, as they had completed their undergraduate degrees together at what is now Fort Valley University. Hailing from small towns…