Who We Are

A diverse and engaged community, Penn Vet comprises students, faculty, clinicians, researchers, alumni, donors, friends, patients, clients, staff, and administration.

The School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania was founded in 1884, and has a long-standing tradition as a global leader in veterinary medicine education, research, and clinical care, with a tradition of compassionate clinical expertise, intellectual rigor and the pursuit of innovative thinking. 

Get to know us. Read about what we do and you will understand what makes us Penn Vet.