Financial Aid

Budget for Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)


• All budgets are subject to change

 • The budget is for the student and educational expenses during the period of enrollment



Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

First Year

10 Months

Second Year

10 Months

Third Year

10 Months

Fourth Year

11 Months

Tuition & Fees    
Student Body Fees$40.00$40.00$40.00$40.00
Graduation feesN/AN/AN/A$350.00
Total Fees$51,810.00$51,810.00$51,810.00$52,160.00
Budget Items/Estimated Costs    
Books & Supplies$901.00$0$0$0
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal)$17,202.00$17,202.00$17,202.00$18,923.00
Vet Med National BoardsN/AN/AN/A$1,000.00
Membership DuesN/AN/AN/A$100.00
Background Check & Finger PrintingN/AN/AN/A$100.00
Total Budget Components$20,871.00$19,970.00$24,006.00$27,251.00
Loan Fees    
Direct Stafford Unsubsidized Loan Fees$456.00$456.00$456.00$480.00
Grad PLUS Loan Fees$1,299.00$1,261.00$1,433.00$1,493.00
Total Loan Fees$1,755.00$1,717.00$1,889.00$1,973.00
Total Budget$74,436.00$73,497.00$77,705.00$81,384.00


The Veterinary Medicine program has two disbursements per academic year.  One in the fall before school starts and one in the spring.  Please go to Ban Web for your actual disbursement date information for your program.

To see a sample of what your loan repayment schedule may look like, please visit the Federal Student Aid Repayment Estimator Calculator.