Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree

Student Clubs and Professional Organizations


veterinary students with painted doghouse

Members of the Veterinary Student Outreach Program (VSOP) paint doghouses for charity.

Students at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Illinois may participate in any of the following clubs and organizations:

  • Academy of Rural Veterinarians
  • American Association of Bovine Practitioners
  • American Association of Equine Practitioners
  • American Association of Feline Practitioners
  • American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners
  • American Association of Swine Veterinarians
  • American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
  • American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior
  • Animal Welfare Club
  • Association of Avian Veterinarians
  • Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians
  • Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians
  • Association of Shelter Veterinarians
  • Christian Veterinary Mission Fellowship
  • Companion Animal Veterinary Association
  • Cultural Club/Veterinary Students as One in Culture and Ethnicity
  • Diagnostic Imaging Club
  • Illinois Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Dental Society
  • Illinois Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medicine Association
  • Illinois Student Chapter of the Association of Avian Veterinarians
  • Illinois Student Chapter of the Wildlife Disease Association
  • Integrative Medicine Club
  • International Association of Aquatic Animal Medicine
  • International Veterinary Student Association
  • Lab Animal Medicine Club
  • Non-Traditional Species Club
  • Omega Tau Sigma Fraternity
  • Pathology Club
  • A Pet’s Place
  • Production Medicine Club
  • Public Health Association
  • Student Alliance of Veterinarians for the Environment
  • Student Veterinary Emergency¬†& Critical Care Society
  • Surgery Club
  • Theriogenology Club
  • Veterinary Business Management Association
  • Veterinary Internal Medicine Club
  • Veterinary Student Outreach Program
  • Wildlife Medical Clinic
  • World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association