Provide outreach and pre-vet advising programs that highlight and promote the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine DVM program among various key stakeholders.
We are successful by being strategic in our design, broad in our focus, and diligent in our approach. We are fortunate to have dedicated student leaders as ambassadors. The Veterinary Student Outreach (VSO) and the Veterinary Students as One In Culture and Ethnicity (VOICE) clubs are instrumental to our outreach efforts and we publicly thank them for their dedication to promoting the field of Veterinary Medicine.
Pre-Medical and Pre-Health Professions Conference
UC Davis hosts the largest national pre-health professions conference for high school and college students. The conference supports increasing the number of non-traditional students entering professional health-related programs. The two-day event hosts an excellent selection of keynote speakers and workshops covering a wide variety of health professional topics. There will be a full day program that focuses on veterinary medicine. Come hear speakers who are global leaders in the field. Workshops to include how to become a competitive applicant, diverse career opportunities, presentations from experts in specialized fields, tours, and more!
Designed for undergraduate students to strengthen academic skills, acquire veterinary experience and become more competitive applicants.
Addresses low levels of scientific literacy among K-12 youth. Provides opportunities to learn science in out-of-school settings.
Assists middle and high school students with academic preparation, admission information, etc. The program involves events and tours of the School's state of the art facilities.
Aimed at high school students to expose them to science fields, in particular veterinary medicine, promote higher education, and explore career opportunities.