Types of Membership

Which membership is right for you?

Membership is open to veterinarians who live or work in New York State. Membership is free for students and heavily discounted for the first years after graduating.

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Professional Membership

For veterinarians licensed in New York State or working at our Universities, Industry supporters, Government and more

Graduate Professional Membership

Graduates join free for the year they graduate and pay only 25% of dues the following year. Its 50% the next year, then 75% so that you only pay full dues once established.

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Student Membership

Join as a student for free. We can provide practical insights to prepare you for success when you enter the working world. Download application form

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Retired Veterinarian

If you have been an NYSVMS member for 20 years or more you may be eligible for a lifetime free membership. Please call us to discuss on 518 869 7867 or use the contact form on this webpage.

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Hospital Membership

You can pay for all your veterinary memberships in one check – and we include free education and some other benefits for all of your other staff.

Call us to learn more on (518) 869-7867 or email: Staff@NYSvms.org

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Licensed Veterinary Technician

If your employer is an NYSVMS Master Account we can provide you with free CE. Check with your employer. We also have other programs for LVTs.