Graduation Requirements

A veterinary student who has fulfilled all the academic requirements may be granted the degree Doctor of Veterinary Medicine provided the student:

  1. Has complied with all the curricular requirements of LMU-CVM;
  2. Has successfully completed all coursework requirements in no more than six academic years;
  3. Attends, in person, the ceremony at which time the degree is conferred (this requirement may be waived by the Dean for extenuating circumstances);
  4. Has demonstrated the ethical, personal, and professional qualities deemed necessary for the successful and continued study and practice of veterinary medicine;
  5. Has fulfilled all legal and financial obligations to LMU and LMU-CVM.