Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Washington State University has a more than 100-year history of being one of the best veterinary medical programs in the country. Our students receive exceptional training with renowned faculty and facilities, an innovative education curriculum, and an unmatched network of academic support.
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Regional program in veterinary medicine
with Utah State University, Montana State University, and University of Idaho
- Idaho, Montana, and Utah residents pay in-state tuition
- Utah and Montana residents begin their veterinary education in their home states studying with leading faculty
- All students earn their DVM degree from WSU, one of the oldest and best veterinary colleges in the country
of the class of 2021 received employment offers before graduation
of students passed the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination in 2021
is awarded in DVM student scholarships each year
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DVM student stories
Pullman is located in the Palouse region of the Inland Northwest, homelands of the Nimíipuu (Nez Perce) Tribe and Palus people. The Palouse has one of the most beautiful and unique landscapes in the world. Rolling hills and wide-open skies give the region its distinctive appeal.
Residents enjoy outdoor activities and the benefits of small town living with the cultural richness of bigger city life.
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