UC Davis Student American Veterinary Medical Association (SAVMA) Chapter

Thank you for visiting the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine's SAVMA homepage! The UC Davis Student American Veterinary Medical Association (SAVMA) Chapter is an organization dedicated to connecting veterinary students across the nation and enhancing the student experience outside the classroom at UC Davis. SAVMA provides funding for university-registered veterinary school clubs, student travel associated with educational endeavors, and student scholarships. For more information about SAVMA, please explore our website further and visit the SAVMA website.

Benefits of SAVMA Membership

  • Discounted subscriptions to the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA) and the American Journal of Veterinary Research (AJVR)
  • SAVMA & IVSA memberships, which provide scholarship and externships opportunities domestically and internationally
  • Participation in UCD SVM student organizations and events
  • Professional Development Fund (PDF) reimbursement for travel to externships and conferences
  • SAVMA scholarships
  • Free AVMA Convention registration
  • AVMA Professional Liability Insurance Trust (PLIT) professional liability insurance
  • Free AVMA membership for six months after graduation and reduced dues for the next two years
  • Access to AVMA LIFE Insurance at graduation