Stories from Vet School

Find out what our undergraduate veterinary medicine students have to say about living and studying in Edinburgh.
Stories from Vet School

Why Edinburgh?

Many students have visited the vet school for their admission interview over the past few weeks. It was great to see the relieved expression everyone had on their face when the interviews were over. This reminded me of when I was in the same position 4 years ago. HAS IT …

Vet School Milestones

I just can’t believe how fast time has actually flown out the window. It has been three years since I started vet school, and I just finished my last week of lectures. It seems so cliche to say “that is seems like yesterday that I was starting vet school”, but …

The Balancing Game

As with any program, job, hobby – really any aspect of life – a form of balance is necessary. The age old question arises, what does balance truly mean? Whenever I think of balance, I think of the meme (because let’s be honest, when are memes not on the brain?) that …


Routines are an important aspect of my life, as they are calming and keep me grounded. It is often boring, and that is a fact I am alright with. My regular week consists of: – Going to class – Procrastinating from studying – Going to the library between classes – …

Eat, Sleep, Repeat

Wake up, work out, eat, go to university, come home, eat, sleep, repeat.  The day in the life of a vet student summed up in one sentence. Or is it? Do you really spend all day studying? Do you ever get to do things that are outside your vet school …


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