VetTRAC Summer Program

Due to concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus) infection, the June 7-12 and June 14-19, 2020, sessions of VetTRAC have been canceled.

Current applicants to this year's program are being notified of this decision via email.


Are you passionate about animals, science, and learning? Are you thinking about going to vet school, but unsure if this is the right path for you? Participate in the VA-MD Vet Med VetTRAC Summer Program at Virginia Tech, a week-long exploration of vet school and careers in veterinary medicine!

Apply to the program

Why VetTRAC?

  • Training and mentorship
  • Realistic experiences
  • Active and hands-on learning
  • Career exploration

Through VetTRAC, you will have the opportunity to experience the exciting world of veterinary medicine through tours, lectures, and hands-on activities.

VetTRAC Mission

VetTRAC aims to teach, inspire, mentor, engage, excite, and enlighten students from underrepresented populations with respect to the field of veterinary medicine to promote diversity and inclusion within the VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine and the veterinary profession.