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Benefits of SAVMA Membership

SAVMA Members are eligible for the following AVMA Benefits:

  • Student AVMA Members receive reduced subscription rates to the Journal of the AVMA (JAVMA) and the American Journal of Veterinary Research (AJVR). Non-members pay as much as $255 a year per journal; student members save at least $200 per journal!
    • AVMA - $40 for a yearly subscription
    • AJVR - $40 for a yearly subscription

    Current student members may log on to the SAVMA Dues website to purchase a subscription.

    • Free advance registration to the AVMA Annual Convention held in July. For the latest up-to-date information, visit the AVMA Convention Website.
    • AVMA Veterinary Career Center:
      • Provides job listings that match your resume and allows interested employers to search posted resumes;
      • Lists available post-graduate programs, externships, and preceptorships - private, public, and corporate;
      • Available for use by all Student Chapter and Student Associate Members for FREE;
      • Has information on starting salaries and benefits, how to evaluate your first practice position, demographics of the profession, and the variety of veterinary careers;
      • Counselling on "how to negotiate" for salary and benefits