Veterinary Students

How do I become an MVMA Student Member? All University of Minnesota Veterinary Students are automatically enrolled as Student Members as the fee is covered under your SCAVMA Student Bundle Benefits.

Your dollars at work for you!

  •  Complimentary registration to the MVMA Annual Meeting. A $100 savings each year. First year students-You are required to attend as a part of your Professional Development course.   
  •  Mock interviews, resume writing and networking opportunities with practice owners at the Annual Meeting   
  •  Reduced fees for all MVMA continuing education seminars
  •  Exclusive Student Scholarship! Applications are only accepted from MVMA member students. Apply Now!
  •  Welcome Back BBQ in September    
  •  "Members Only" Access to the MVMA website   
  •  Opportunity to apply for the PAID MVMA/MVMF Student Representative position - Description Here 
  •  Earn clinical skill credit for volunteering at the state fair exhibits (after completion of 1st year) The Surgery Suite and Miracle of Birth Center need you! 
  • Bi-monthly electronic MVMA newsletter including industry news, a "Whats New at the U" column, student spotlight features, and classifieds that may help you in your job search 
  • Volunteer and networking opportunities available at various MVMA and MVMF events and functions    
  • Four years of student membership entitles you to reduced membership for three years after graduation

Most importantly, you will be a part of organized veterinary medicine from the beginning of your veterinary educational process. The MVMA  serves as a watchdog on all issues and topics that impact the veterinary  profession and shares this information with its members.

MN State Fair Volunteer Opportunities

Now accepting applications for 2019-2020 school year student representative


Andrew Keller ([email protected]) is a third year veterinary student who grew up in Medford, Minnesota and did his undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin - River Falls in Animal Science. His career goals are to own a mixed animal practice. In his free time he enjoys sports, hunting, fishing, camping, grilling, and spending time with family and friends.