Education at AVC

Learn more about Atlantic Veterinary College's fully accredited Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program and the outstanding quality of learning we provide to our students.

Graduate studies at the Atlantic Veterinary College are characterized by a spirit of inquiry and the thrill of discovery. Learn more about AVC's world class graduate training opportunities.

The Atlantic Veterinary College offers a number of internships and residencies that provide specialized training, clinical teaching and preparation for specialty-board certification.

The Atlantic Veterinary College is committed to life-long learning and professioinal development through continuing education and conferences that foster both professional and personal success.

Learn more about UPEI's Pre-Vet program!

What Our Students and Alumni Say

AVC Recruitment Book

Centrally located along Canada’s eastern seaboard on one of the world’s most beautiful islands, the Atlantic Veterinary College makes its home in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. One of the six faculties of the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI), the Atlantic Veterinary College—or AVC as it is commonly known—was established in 1986 and quickly became renowned for its exceptional educational programs and student experiences.
«Download Recruitment Book (pdf 5.1Mb)»

Success Stories

Dr. Sunny Hartwig, Assistant Professor in AVC’s Department of Biomedical Science, recently received $350,000 from the Kidney Foundation of Canada to fund her research into kidney disease. The funding includes the foundation’s Krescent New Investigator Award, a competition in which Dr. Hartwig ranked first in the country. Dr. Hartwig is working to understand the genetics behind...