DVM Admissions

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Time Table for the 2014-2015 Regular Application Cycle


Pay close attention to deadlines!

VMCAS Application and eLors due by October 2, 2014 at 1:00 pm ET

Cornell Supplemental Application and all application documents due by October 15, 2014 (1:00 pm ET) in the DVM Admissions Office

JUNE, 2014

  • First  or two week in June: Applications available on-line
  1. Veterinary Medical Application Service (VMCAS)
  2. Cornell Supplemental Application


  • September 2nd:
    Recommended deadline for transcripts into VMCAS (recommended submitting VMCAS and evaluations by this date); this includes international applicants credit/grade conversion report
  • September 15th:
  1. Recommended deadline for those asking for a prerequisite course substitution


  • October 2nd (1:00 pm ET):
  1. VMCAS Application deadline
  2. VMCAS Evaluations (eLor) deadline
  • October 15th (1:00 pm ET):
  1. Cornell Supplemental Application deadline
  2. All supporting documents and materials due in the Cornell DVM Admissions Office*                       


*Includes application fee of $65.00; GRE scores;additional evaluations not sent through VMCAS (optional); NY Residency Form (NY State Residents); TOEFL scores (for international students only); Dean's Certification (highly recommended)

Tentative Timeline


  • Decision Letters available electronically (notification via email listed on applications)



  • Information Sessions for admitted students and alternates (dates TBA)

MARCH, 2015

  • March 15th: Dean's Certification due for all admitted students and alternates

APRIL, 2015

  • April 15th: Enrollment decisions and $500 deposit due from admitted students

JUNE, 2015

  • June 15th: Official final transcripts due for all students in the incoming Class of 2018 (with all outstanding prerequisite course work completed)

AUGUST, 2015

  • Orientation and classes begin