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 at the CVM

A strong, vibrant community

Career Services

Securing Your Future

Dawg Tales

  • Vet students become teachers after the bell

    Beginning in 2017, Purdue University has offered the This Is How We "Role” grant to colleges and schools of veterinary medicine around the country. The grant allows for the delivery of a 12-week curriculum of classes designed by Purdue to…

  • 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…