Become an FVMA Student Member

The Florida Veterinary Medical Association (FVMA) is committed to nurturing the next generation of veterinary professionals. To support students in their educational and career endeavors, we are excited to offer free membership to all veterinary students enrolled in an AVMA-accredited College of Veterinary Medicine program.

This membership provides access to a wealth of resources, networking opportunities, and professional development tools. Download the application form below to get started!

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Why Join

As a student member, you gain access to a range of benefits to support your education and future career. Plus, you will receive an invitation to join the FVMA as a recent graduate member after you graduate!

Free FVMA Conference PassesCOMPLIMENTARY CONFERENCE PASSES

As an FVMA student member, you can attend any of our annual conferences for FREE! Attending our conferences will help you enhance your skills and knowledge while allowing you to network with fellow professionals and industry partners in the veterinary medical field. To get your complimentary pass, email our Membership Manager with your full name, class year, email address, address, phone number, and proof of student status (ID card, class schedule, etc.).

FVMA Power of TenPOWER OF TEN

The FVMA is committed to our members’ success from the classroom to the exam room! We actively invest in our relationship with colleges across the state by supporting our student members through scholarships, student activities, coating ceremonies, and volunteer opportunities. Once out of the classroom, our Power of Ten leadership program is available to support recent graduates through learning experiences designed to engage and develop foundational leadership, communication, and business.

Veterinary Career NetworkVETERINARY CAREER CENTER

Join VCN, an alliance of professional associations, schools, and colleges of veterinary medicine that reaches over 100,000 individuals in the veterinary profession. Whether you’re a job seeker or employer, VCN is an active partner in your search. Access the most job opportunities and candidates in the animal health industry in your area, across Florida, and throughout the country by visiting careers.fvma.com.

Working Advantage Discounts for FVMAWORKING ADVANTAGE

Get exclusive discounts on event tickets, rental cars, streaming services, and more just for being an FVMA member! We’ve partnered with Working Advantage to offer members a one-stop shop for savings on the experiences, products, and services they know and love! Contact our Membership Manager Paige Vogt to get access once you have signed up.


Discount on FL Laws and RulesFL MANDATORY CE

Get a discount on the Florida Laws and Rules & Dispensing Legend Drug course for after you graduate. Our on-demand course satisfies Florida’s mandatory continuing education (CE) requirement for license renewal of no less than one hour of CE in the area of dispensing legend drugs and two hours of CE in the area of the laws and rules governing the practice of veterinary medicine.



Frequently Asked Questions

WHEN DOES MY MEMBERSHIP EXPIRE?

All memberships expire on December 31.

DO I HAVE TO RENEW MY STUDENT MEMBERSHIP EVERY YEAR?

Yes, the student membership is like any other FVMA membership. You must renew every year by December 31.

HOW LONG WOULD I BE A RECENT GRADUATE MEMBER?

You will be eligible for our recent graduate membership the first year after you graduate from an AVMA-accredited program.

CAN I COME TO ANY FVMA OR FAEP CONFERENCE?

Yes! We formally invite you to attend any small animal, equine, and food animal conferences.