• College Strengthens Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

    The College of Veterinary Medicine has adopted a Diversity Plan as an extension of its 2016-2021 Strategic Plan.

  • College Increases Donor Base, Raises $7.8 Million in 2016-17

    A 9.4 percent increase in the number of contributors making gifts to the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine helped fuel a strong fundraising performance. A total of 4,303 donors made gifts during the just-concluded fiscal year.

  • 70 and Growing Stronger

    In celebration of the college's 70-year anniversary, this special issue of Profiles magazine highlights a few of the many dedicated employees who drive us forward. Read more stories about the people at the heart of the college.

  • Celebrating our teachers at Education Day

    Dean Trevor Ames and representatives of Zoetis presented Dr. Chris Stauthammer with the Zoetis Distinguished Teaching Award on Education Day. The annual event honors our veterinary educators and teachers. Read more about the award winners.

  • College Ranks 6th in US, 14th Worldwide

    The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine improved its position over previous rankings in the latest QS World University Rankings. The CVM now ranks 6th among US schools, up one from 2016, and 14th among the global community of veterinary schools.

We are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of animals and people, and strengthening Minnesota's economy, by providing high-quality education, conducting leading-edge research, and delivering innovative veterinary services.

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Active Learning Class Grows Understanding of Antibiotic Use

Judicious use of antibiotics in food animal medicine is a key concept second-year DVM students are learning at the College of Veterinary Medicine. 

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Spotlight on: Jody Lulich, DVM, PhD

Dr. Lulich is hoping to find out why urinary stones form, how they can be eliminated from the body without surgery, and how to prevent their recurrence.