Veterinary colleges in the United States and Canada maintain membership in the AAVC. Clinical faculty at member veterinary colleges are also members of the AAVC. Your Department Head or Hospital Director can provide more information.


The AAVC is an allied organization of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). For more information, visit our page on AVMA Representation.


The AAVC works with the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) to support academic veterinary medicine. For more information about the AAVMC, visit

Veterinary Internship and Residency Matching Program (VIRMP)

The American Association of Veterinary Clinicians sponsors the Veterinary Internship and Residency Matching Program (VIRMP) to expedite the selection of interns and residents for participating institutions and private practices.

Visit the VIRMP website at