Support Services

Career Resources

Veterinarians work in the private sector, corporate clinical practice, teaching and research, regulatory medicine, public health, and military service. Our Career Development Services Team can help you prepare for jobs, as well as discuss what work experiences will benefit you while in veterinary school.

Employers seeking to engage with DVM students regarding employment opportunities, internships, externships, and recruiting should contact Adrienne Marcus.

Chase Weldon

Career Education Manager

Well-Being and Counseling

Veterinarians experience above-average levels of stress, anxiety, and depression. Our D.V.M. Program offers free, confidential counseling, as well as regularly scheduled workshops and presentations on maintaining well-being.

Assistance is available for a variety of issues, including transitions, depression, anxiety, academic stress, imposter syndrome, enhancing resiliency and mindfulness-based stress reduction, relationship concerns and grief and loss.

Chelsea Twiss

Chelsea Twiss, Ph.D.

D.V.M. Student Counselor for Fall Semester 2019

Office: (970) 491-3919

Chelsea.Twiss@colostate.edu

Laurie Fonken

D.V.M. Student Psychological Counselor

Mentorship Program

The D.V.M. mentorship program helps veterinary students build relationships with veterinary professionals. Mentors provide meaningful learning experiences outside the classroom and opportunities for professional development, networking, and foster an exchange of ideas.

If you are interested in becoming a mentor to a veterinary student, please fill out our mentorship form. 

Krysta Chapin

Krysta Chapin

D.V.M. Mentorship Program Coordinator

Tuition and Financial Resources

A financial advisor can review your financial circumstances to help guide you through and beyond the D.V.M. Program. Our advisor can help you understand tuition costs, explore financial aid opportunities and scholarships, and more.

Student Organizations

Being a member of student and professional organizations helps you stay connected in the field of veterinary medicine and up-to-date with opportunities related to your specialties.