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Commitment to Student Success

At SMU, we are as committed to your dreams as you are. Throughout your ten semesters with us, we will do everything we can to ensure your success by supporting all aspects of your education and life.

  1. Very Low Student to Faculty Ratio: With the smallest class sizes of any veterinary school in North America, you will have an unprecedented level of faculty support and attention. We limit your class size to a maximum of 20 students.
  2. Graduate in 3 Years:Complete your Basic Science education on Grand Cayman in just 28 months, and then return to the U.S. or Canada for clinical training, with the ability to complete vet school in just over three years.
  3. Focus on Teaching: Dedicated, talented faculty whose time commitments are focused on teaching and mentoring.
  4. Student Mentors: Student mentors understand about adjusting to life in veterinary school, and are eager to see you succeed.
  5. Best Value: Most affordable tuition of any Caribbean veterinary school. (Click here for more information on tuition and fees)
  6. All Applicants Welcome: We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, including from diverse, transfer and second-career applicants.