Veterinary school is hard. Between cramming for exams, pulling all-nighters, and managing an intensive schedule, you likely have little time to socialize—let alone build a comprehensive insurance portfolio.

AVMA LIFE Trust provides resources, promotions, and products specifically designed for the busy veterinary student. Explore our current offers, then call 800.621.6360 or your school agent with any questions.

Complimentary Life Insurance

At AVMA LIFE Trust, we believe wholeheartedly in the importance of life insurance. That's why we are providing eligible* students with $25,000 of life insurance at no cost—compliments of the AVMA LIFE Trust. Click below to complete the form and receive your Certificate of Insurance and Beneficiary Form.

Student members in PA, VA, and WI are required to register for this coverage to be eligible for this offer by submitting the form below or call 800.621.6360.

*Must be a full-time SAVMA member in good standing to receive this complimentary Life coverage. A Student Member in “good standing” means that a student’s SAVMA membership dues have been paid and are up to date by November 1 of the academic year (or April 1 if a student is beginning school in a Winter term.). If membership dues are not up to date no benefits would be payable. SAVMA Members include the incoming freshman that have been accepted to attend veterinary school. Must also be a resident of the United States and must be: (1) at least Age 18, but less then AGE 65; and (2) a full-time veterinary student at a veterinary school designated by the Policyholder. This life coverage ends upon termination of SAVMA membership. If you are not currently eligible and received this offer in error, please accept our sincere apologies.

Underwritten by New York Life Insurance Company (NY, NY 10010) on Group Policy Form GMR.

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Promissory Note

If you sign up for coverage through AVMA LIFE Trust at the time of graduation, we will provide you with an interest-free loan to cover your first 6 months of insurance premiums. For details, download our informational flyer.

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Disability Claims Form

Hospital Indemnity Claim Form

VBMA Funding Application Guidelines

ATTN: VBMA sponsorships are now closed for the 2018/2019 school year

Available Products

Student Basic Protection Package

Get all the essential coverages—disability income, term life, and a rabies prophylaxis benefit—in one convenient package.

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Hospital Indemnity Plan

Hospital stays are expensive. Help cover potential costs with hospital indemnity insurance.

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Graduate Guarantee Program

Graduation comes with diplomas, celebrations, and well-deserved congratulations. For graduating veterinarians, it can also come with a well-rounded guaranteed insurance portfolio. Download our informational flyer for details.

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Discover the benefits of our dental and vision plans.

AVMA LIFE Student Representatives

Natasha Taylor (Grad Year 2020)
Madison Lefler (Grad Year 2022)
UC Davis
Ricky Walther (Grad Year 2020)
Margaret Richards (Grad Year 2022)
Colorado State
Felicia Leonard (Grad Year 2020)
Jacqueline Fusco (Grad Year 2022)
Leah Ackerman (Grad Year 2021)
Caroline Brown (Grad Year 2021)
Haley Anne Geis (Grad Year 2021)
Shiloh Landskov (Grad Year 2020)
Megan Gramhofer (Grad Year 2020)
Iowa State
Rachel Ostrem (Grad Year 2020)
Kansas State
Emily Farmer (Grad Year 2021)
Katelyn Guill (Grad Year 2020)
Lincoln Memorial University
Aaron Maness (Grad Year 2021)
Brooke Viera (Grad Year 2021)
Louisiana State
Sydney Shelby (Grad Year 2022)
Michigan State
Elizabeth Ritchie (Grad Year 2021)
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Michaela Von Schenk (Grad Year 2022)
Mississippi State
Katie Garrett (Grad Year 2020)
Audrey Ann Estess (Grad Year 2021)
Travis Inman (Grad Year 2021)
Jessica Cordingley (Grad Year 2020)
Bailey Ziegler (Grad Year 2021)
North Carolina State
Carolyn Hynes (Grad Year 2021)
Ohio State
Nerisa Riedl (Grad Year 2020)
Oklahoma State
Chloe Bradway (Grad Year 2021)
Oregon State
Emily Fitch (Grad Year 2020)
Hayati Wolfenden (Grad Year 2021)
Sarah Rivera (Grad Year 2022)
Prince Edward Island
Courtney Abbott (Grad Year 2021)
Caitlin Cherry (Grad Year 2021)
Ashley Hopkins (Grad Year 2020)
Cassandra Hoy (Grad Year 2021)
St. George
Kelsey Hart (Grad Year 2021)
St. Matthews
Amber Roman (Grad Year 2020)
Eliza Burbank (Grad Year 2021)
Maddie Moore (Grad Year 2020)
Texas A&M
McCalley Cummingham (Grad Year 2022)
Erica Flavey (Grad Year 2020)
Laurie Mang'eli (Grad Year 2020)
Chardonay Elliott (Grad Year 2022)
April Gardner (Grad Year 2020)
Sarah Legg (Grad Year 2021)
Washington State
Lilly Bo Nizer (Grad Year 2021)
Madison Perry (Grad Year 2022)
Michelle Maguire (Grad Year 2021)
Jessi Dsohier (Grad Year 2022)
Margaret Virnich (Grad Year 2021)
Kyle Granager (Grad Year 2020)

Student Schedule (Fall 2019)

University Date of Visit Trust Veterinarian Visit Time
Auburn 9/10-11/19 Drs. Ellis/Stinson Fall 2019
Cornell 9/4/19 Dr. Stinson Fall 2019
Florida 10/21-22/19 Drs. Wernette/Stinson Fall 2019
Glasgow TBD Dr. MacKenzie Webinar
Kansas State 10/10-11/19 Dr. Mouledous Fall 2019
Midwestern TBD Dr. Ellis Fall 2019
Michigan State 9/3-4/19 Dr. Wernette Fall 2019
Minnesota 10/14-15/19 Dr. Wernette Fall 2019
Missouri 10/28-29/19 Dr. Mouledous Fall 2019
Nebraska TBD Dr. MacKenzie Fall 2019
Oklahoma State 9/26-27/19 Drs. Ellis/Stinson Fall 2019
Pennsylvania 12/5/2019 Dr. MacKenzie Fall 2019
Prince Edward Island 9/23-25/19 Dr. MacKenzie Fall 2019
Purdue 11/13-14/19 Dr. MacKenzie Fall 2019
Ross University 11/12-14/19 Dr. Mouledous Fall 2019
St George 8/26-29/19 Dr. MacKenzie Fall 2019
St Matthew 9/30-10/2/19 Dr. Wernette Fall 2019
Tennessee 10/2-3/19 Dr. MacKenzie Fall 2019
Texas A&M 10/28-29/19 Dr. MacKenzie/Stinson Fall 2019
Tufts University TBD Dr. MacKenzie Fall 2019
Tuskegee 11/25-26/19 Dr. Ellis Fall 2019
Virginia-Maryland 9/18-19/19 Dr. MacKenzie/Stinson Fall 2019

Student Schedule (Spring 2020)

University Date of Visit Trust Veterinarian Visit Time
Colorado State TBD Dr. Wernette Spring 2020
Georgia TBD Dr. Mouledous Spring 2020
Illinois TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020
Iowa State TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020
Lincoln Memorial TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020
Louisiana State TBD Dr. Mouledous Spring 2020
Mississippi State TBD Dr. Mouledous Spring 2020
North Carolina State TBD Dr. Ellis Spring 2020
Ohio State TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020
Oregon State TBD Dr. Ellis Spring 2020
UC Davis TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020
Utah State TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020
Washington State TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020
Western TBD Dr. Wernette Spring 2020
Wisconsin TBD Dr. MacKenzie Spring 2020