As your most trusted source for personalized professional development, the NAVC (North American Veterinary Community) offers the best educational programs in the veterinary profession. And you can participate in these programs even as a student.
In fact, engaging with the NAVC while you’re still at school allows you to explore your passion, expand your veterinary knowledge and start building your professional network — important steps for establishing a long and fruitful career in animal care.
Explore our programs designed for veterinary school students.
While still in school, veterinary and veterinary technician students can experience the NAVC Conference for a reduced registration fee. Held each January in Orlando, FL, the NAVC Conference is the largest veterinary conference in North America. Over 900 veterinary and veterinary technician students from the US, Canada and Latin America attend every year, joining almost 16,000 veterinary professionals who flock to the event for more than 1,200 hours of continuing education credits. A nominal student registration fee allows access to all general sessions, both Exhibit Halls and all evening entertainment events. Learn more about the NAVC Conference… or read a veterinary student’s account of her experience at the NAVC Conference. Here’s another student perspective.
The NAVC has a student representative at each of the 28 U.S. veterinary schools, the 5 Canadian veterinary schools, and the 3 Caribbean veterinary schools. Veterinary Students – we invite you to reach out to your school’s OnCampus representative for more details about how the NAVC can help you as a veterinary student. See how NAVC OnCampus works.
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Please call the NAVC Offices at +1.352.375.5672 if you have a New Graduate Certificate to redeem.