MU College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine Supplemental Application for Admission
Class of 2022

Instructions - Supplemental Application

Supplementary Application Deadline*: September 16, 2017 by Midnight CDT
This application must be submitted to the MU College of Veterinary Medicine by September 16, 2017 by Midnight CDT and application fee received within a reasonable time thereafter. Failure to meet this deadline will result in disqualification.

This is the web-based application for admission to the professional curriculum in veterinary medicine at the University of Missouri-Columbia for the class entering in August 2018. Read all material carefully. You will be expected to comply fully with instructions. Failure to do so may void your application.

The application should be submitted only by those applicants who fulfill all requirements as listed in the College catalog by the end of the winter semester or spring quarter, 2018. Applicants who plan to complete requirements in the summer immediately preceding anticipated entrance to the professional curriculum will not be considered. Applicants must be US citizens or have permanent residency.

The accuracy of your email address, mailing address and phone number is very important. If it is necessary to contact you concerning your application, reasonable attempts will be made to the address and phone given. If these are inaccurate or not kept up-to-date, your application could become disqualified.

If you do not also complete a VMCAS application and select the University of Missouri to receive it, your MU Supplemental Application will not be considered.

VMCAS requires a minimum of three evaluations, but you may submit a maximum of six evaluations. Letters of recommendation (External Evaluations) are required electronically. We require at least one evaluation be from a veterinarian you have spent time observing. Committee or Composite letters and letters from relatives by birth or marriage are not accepted at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine.

The application processing fee is $100. You can pay your application fee by check or credit card. Upon the successful completion of your application, you will be directed to a page with payment options. A service charge of $20 will be assessed for processing returned checks.

Official transcripts from every college or university attended must be submitted following VMCAS instructions & deadlines. If invited to interview by the Admissions Committee, transcripts with Fall 2017 grades are required to be brought to the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine at the time of your interview.

Each student must submit scores from the General Record Examination (GRE) test and have results sent to VMCAS by September 15, 2017. To ensure scores are sent to VMCAS, use code 7268. Only test scores attained within the last three years will be used in calculating academic evaluations. (No scores attained prior to December 31, 2014 will be accepted).

Extra materials, such as letters from people not listed by you as an external evaluator, certificates, resumes, published articles, or any other miscellaneous information not requested in this application form will not be forwarded to the Committee on Admissions and will not be returned to you.

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