University of Florida Student Chapter of the AVMA

Welcome to the University of Florida's College of Veterinary Medicine Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association homepage!

SCAVMA is the largest club here at the University of Florida. SCAVMA funds a variety of social and veterinary functions every year. Visit our Calendar section to see what each club at the CVM is planning, the Store section to shop our amazing variety of SCAVMA accessories, and the Members tab to see up to date information regarding points, SAVMA fees, etc.

Want to know more? Simply scroll down and see just a small piece of what SCAVMA offers. Contact any member of the Executive Board for even more information.

If you would like to help UF SCAVMA continue to offer opportunities to the students of UFCVM
please click the button below to donate directly to UF SCAVMA. 
Any and all donations are greatly appreciated.

What are the Benefits of joining SCAVMA?

Access to scholarships and stipends

Free membership to the AVMA after graduating if in good standing

Reduced subscription rates on scientific journals ($40/yr for members, $165/yr for non-members):
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA)
American Journal of Veterinary Research (

Free registration to the AVMA convention while you are a student and the year you graduate

Veterinarian's Oath

Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health and welfare, the prevention and relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge. I will practice my profession conscientiously, with dignity and in keeping with the principles of veterinary medical ethics. I accept as a lifelong obligation the continual improvement of my professional knowledge and competence.

University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine
2015 SW 16th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32610
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