Universities, Institutions, Colleges and Schools Awarding Veterinary Degrees


P.O. Box 334, Basseterre


Ross University, School of Veterinary Medicine

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AVMA American Veterinary Medical Association

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About Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Thank you for your interest in Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM). We understand that choosing a veterinary school is one of the most important decisions of your life. This website was designed to provide you with information about our educational program leading to a DVM degree, descriptions of our facilities and curriculum, and answers to frequently asked questions. 

Versatile Program in Veterinary Medicine

Since our founding in 1982, RUSVM has graduated more than 3,000 veterinarians. Ross University maintains a technologically advanced campus in St. Kitts, part of the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis in the Caribbean. At our campus, you will find yourself challenged by a broad-based curriculum that provides the foundation for an excellent education and entry into a variety of career pathways in veterinary medicine. The seven-semester pre-clinical curriculum is enhanced by hands-on clinical experience to help prepare you for the final year of clinical training at one of our affiliated veterinary schools in the United States. Our faculty have outstanding credentials in teaching and research and share a passion for educating the veterinarians of tomorrow.

Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine is proud to be affiliated with more than 20 American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)-accredited schools of veterinary medicine. This extensive network of affiliations makes it possible for our students to receive superior education while completing their clinical training in the United States. Our roster of affiliated institutions includes many of the top veterinary schools in the country.