Early Acceptance Programs

Pre-Veterinary Medicine (PVM) and AgScholars Programs

These programs guarantee acceptance into the MU College of Veterinary Medicine upon satisfactory completion of minimum standards if admitted to the Scholars program.

High school seniors and MU freshmen with an ACT composite score of at least 30 or an equivalent SAT score are eligible to apply for the PVM Scholars Program. The required minimum ACT score for AgScholars is 27 and have demonstrated experience in livestock production and health.

How to Apply:
Application forms will be available in the Office of Student and Academic Affairs in the College of Veterinary Medicine. The application deadlines are March 15 for high school seniors and Sept. 15 for MU freshman.

Veterinary Medical Mentors:
Students qualifying for the Scholars Programs will be assigned a faculty mentor in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Scholars Program students may be invited to participate in veterinary medical research projects and other appropriate events in the College of Veterinary Medicine.

Materials for Pre-Veterinary Medicine Scholars

Download the PVM Scholars Brochure
Download PVM Scholars Application

Materials for AgScholars

Download the AgScholars Brochure
Download AgScholars Application

For more information about these programs, contact:

Kathy Seay
Admissions Manager
W-203 Veterinary Medicine
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
E-mail: VetAdmissions@missouri.edu
Phone: (573) 884-3341
Fax: (573) 884-5044