Want to work with sled dogs? The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) is offering veterinary medicine externships for matriculating veterinary students from other colleges (in their final or next to final clinical year). Students may work in conjunction with local (Fairbanks, Alaska) Alaska state agencies, the lead veterinarian of the Yukon Quest, rural veterinarians, state agencies and veterinary research faculty at UAF.

For more information, including dates and assignments, read more here.

Applications for 2019-2020 are due no later than July 15th, 2019.


Helping out at LARS-Billyanne Monrean and Claire Squires

Please visit our Current Students page at http://uaf.edu/vmed/csu-cvmbs/

Helpful Links

Apply to the DVM Program

DVM Program Requirements

DVM Curriculum

Financing Your Veterinary Education

About UAF-CSU Collaborative Program


DVM Program Contacts

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CSU Contacts


Make A Difference!

CSU College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences shared this video on UTube - faculty, students and facilities are the focus, including UAF's Large Animal Research Station.  It’s where you belong. It’s where YOU make a difference. It's the Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences veterinary program.

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Department of Veterinary Medicine

182 Arctic Health Research Building

182 Arctic Health Research Building

Phone 907-474-1928 ** Fax 907-474-1932

uaf-vet-med@alaska.edu  or cagriseto@alaska.edu


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Your gift allows the department to fund student travel, student research, scholarships and more. If you are interested in establishing an endowment or scholarship fund, please contact Cathy Griseto at 907-474-1928. 


College of Natural Science and Mathematics

The College of Natural Science and Mathematics is home to the Department of Veterinary Medicine.  For more about the college please visit www.uaf.edu/cnsm/


UAF is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/titleIXcompliance/nondiscrimination

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