Participate in the Alumni & Friends Society Board

The Alumni & Friends Society Board is made up of alumni and friends of the College of Veterinary Medicine. The AFS Board is currently working build a digital community on the CVM Alumni and Students Facebook page: and updating our mentor program for DVM students and alumni.

Current AFS Board Roster.


The Raptor Center (TRC) depends on the help of volunteers in many areas including education, flight crew and event staff. Visit TRC’s volunteer webpage and find an opportunity that interests you!

The Veterinary Medical Center accepts volunteer applications from registered pre-vet students. Learn more

Mentor Connection Program

Each academic year, the University of Minnesota CVM Mentoring Program matches first year DVM students with practicing veterinarians who provide valuable career information and strategies. The program begins in October and ends the following April.


Join the University of Minnesota Alumni Association

Joining the University of Minnesota Alumni Association connects you to your fellow alum, your colleagues and the College of Veterinary Medicine. As you begin, build and strengthen your career we want to be a part of your journey, helping you develop your professional network, providing opportunities to broaden your leadership skills and give you great, research centered continuing education to advance your expertise. 20% of every new alumni membership comes directly back to CVM, supporting alumni centered events and funding scholarships.

Learn more about the benefits of becoming a CVM Alumni Member


Learn about other ways to give.

Receptions & Events

CVM supporters are invited to join us at the annual Dean’s Circle.

The College hosts an Alumni Reception at six conferences throughout the country. Look for us at MVMA, Western States Conference, AVMA, ACVIM, NAVC, and AAEP
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Continuing Education

The College of Veterinary Medicine offers many Continuing Education programs each year that can be attended in-person or online. We also hold a number of annual conferences. Visit the Veterinary Continuing Education website to learn more.

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Add A Class Note

We want to hear from our alumni! Share your updates with other alumni, faculty and current students. Submit your class notes and make sure we have your updated contact information.
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Share Your Story

Please complete the Share Your Story Form so that we may highlight CVM graduates on the web and in our Alumni & Friends Publications. Your contact information will NOT be published. Thank you, we love to hear from you!