Vet campus tours available for prospective students
The College of Veterinary Medicine's Annual Open House will be held on Saturday, April 17, 2010 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. The open house is for anyone interested in taking an inside look at Ohio State's College of Veterinary Medicine and learning more about becoming a veterinarian. Registration is strongly encouraged, though walk-ins are welcome. To register, click here, and follow the directions listed.
There will be a wide range of activities at the open house, including:
- Presentations on admission and careers in veterinary medicine
- Children's room with Teddy Bear Clinic
- Hospital tours guided by current veterinary students
- Wide range of exhibits and animals
- Student veterinary groups
About the College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State
Founded in 1885, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked fifth in the nation and includes more than 1,000 faculty, staff and students in the Departments of Veterinary Biosciences, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, and Veterinary Preventive Medicine. The Veterinary Medical Center is one of the largest specialty referral centers in the world, with more than 35,000 farm, equine, and companion animal patients each year. A nationally-recognized ambulatory practice and teaching unit in Marysville, Ohio provides farm animal experience to every veterinary student, and the Food Animal Health Research Program in Wooster, OH focuses on detection, control, and prevention of disease. Located on the only campus in the country with a comprehensive medical center offering seven health sciences colleges, we admit up to 162 veterinary students per class, and offer a new comprehensive graduate program in Veterinary and Comparative Medicine as well as a unique Master’s degree in Veterinary Public Health, in partnership with the College of Public Health. http://vet.osu.edu.