NCSU CALS VetPAC -Other Resources
The VetPAC office is happy to offer a number of other helpful services to prospective and current pre-veterinary students.  This section offers tips and suggestions to help students prepare the supplemental applications, prepare for interviews, and determine how to gain North Carolina residency for tuition and application purposes.  The resources on this page are designed to help students make a decision about where to apply to undergraduate as well as veterinary school and give students more tools to ensure success.  The sample supplemental application questions can give students a good idea of what to expect when they begin filling out their applications, while the mock interviews can help students to formulate answers and learn correct interviewing procedure.

Supplemental Application
Many veterinary schools across the country require a supplemental application that give the committee more information about the applicants experiences and understanding of the veterinary profession. Supplemental applications can be found on the individual vet school's website and require and additional fee along with the VMCAS fee. Here are some sample supplementay questions that will give an idea of what topics are covered and what can be expected on the Supplemental Application.

Veterinary Schools that require Supplemental Application:

AUburn University
Colorado State University
Cornell University
University of Florida
University of Illinois-Urbana
Iowa State University
Kansas State University
Louisiana State University
MIchigan State University
Mississippi State University
University of Missouri
North Carolina State University
Ohio State University
Oklahoma State University
Oregon State University
University of Georgia
University of Pennsylvania
University of Tennessee
Virginia-Maryland Regional College
Washington State University
University of Wisconsin

DVM Applicant Interview
Some veterinary schools use interviews as a part of their application process. The interview questions can cover topics from veterinary experience, ethical scenarios/situations, an understanding of the veterinary profession, or personal questions that allow the committee to get an overall feel for the candidate. If an applicant is invited to an interview, he or she should prepare for it beforehand. Here are some sample interview questions, sample interview invitation letters, and information about the mock interview opportunities that the VetPAC offers.

Some Veterinary Schools that offer interviews:

Auburn University
UIUC
University of Florida
Ohio State University
Purdue University
Washington State University
VMR Blackburg
NC Residency
Gaining North Carolina Residency will allow the student to pay in-state tuition while in Vet School. For the NCSU-CVM, the in-state tuition is $15,378 while out of state is $38,140. Gaining NC residency is very beneficial, but it is also a 13 month process that has to be completed before being able to pay in-state tuition. Click on the NC Residency tab for helpful tips on getting your NC residency and how to go about attaining it.

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