Veterinary Opportunities

Disclaimer: The listings here are provided as a benefit and a resource to students. Brown does not endorse or promote any particular third party entity’s program. The linked opportunities will take you to the third party provider’s website where you can obtain information about the specific program. You can then determine on your own whether you are eligible and interested in applying or participating.

On campus, Dr. Lara Helwig, DVM and colleagues at the Brown Center for Animal Resources and Education can be a great source of insight about the profession. 

Providence Animal Rescue League--Volunteerism

Rhode Island SPCA--Volunteerism

Providence Volunteer Services for Animals (VSA)--a variety of volunteer opportunities

Providence--Roger Williams Park Zoo--Volunteerism

North Grafton, MA--Adventures in Veterinary Medicine, Tufts Vet School

East Lansing, MI--Biomedical Reserach for University Students in Health Sciences (BRUSH) at Michigan State Vet School

Rochester, NY--Seneca Park Zoo AAB Pre-Vet Summer Fellowship

Portland, OR--Oregon Zoo Internships

Multiple Locations--AVMA International Opportunities in Veterinary Medicine


Information about the Profession:

Explore Health Careers- Veterinary Medicine

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC)

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

Veterinary Schools Prerequisite Chart, School Information and much more

AVMA Veterinary Workforce Study

Links to veterinary medical programs and application system