Training Future Veterinarians & Biomedical Researchers
The school offers a four-year professional program leading to the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, which offers graduates career opportunities within private practice, academics, research, industry, government services, and more.
The UW School of Veterinary Medicine’s Comparative Biomedical Sciences graduate program provides a path to an M.S. or Ph.D. degree through exceptional graduate research training in core areas of animal and human health.
1.98 MScholarship dollars awarded in 2018-19
28.9 MTotal research and extramural awards (2018-19)
27816 Total patient visits seen at the UW Veterinary Care teaching hospital (2018-19)
Saving Lives & Serving Wisconsin
In our endeavors to improve both animal and human lives, our discoveries have advanced cancer treatments; created new ways to fight the flu; and we’re a world leader when it comes to figuring out what keeps cows healthy and happy.
Oncology patient Scout and members of the UW School of Veterinary Medicine’s faculty and staff who have been part of his treatment journey are the stars of WeatherTech’s 2020 Super Bowl commercial.