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VMCAS Release Statement


In this section, you must review and respond to the following release statements in order to submit your application. Please review these instructions and the content of the statements carefully. It is your responsibility to read and understand these statements before responding to them. If you have any questions regarding these statements, contact customer service at 617-612-2884 for clarification before making your selections.

Applicant Code of Conduct

Select the checkbox to indicate you have read and agree to abide by the VMCAS Code of Conduct.

Application Release and Certification

This release serves as a contractual agreement between you and VMCAS. You must agree to these terms to submit your application. These terms indicate that you agree to all content in the VMCAS Applicant Help Center; therefore, it is important to read and understand the instructions therein.

Final Reminders

Click the checkbox to indicate you agree to the listed reminders and responsibilities.

Advisor Release

Selecting Yes for this release allows VMCAS to release certain information to health profession advisors and health profession advisory committees at schools you previously attended. This information includes some application information, including your GPA, the names of the veterinary programs to which you applied, and which program, if any, you matriculate into. They will not see documentation such as transcripts or letters of recommendation.

If you select No, VMCAS will not release your information to advisors. We encourage you to authorize this release, as it is useful to advisors assisting you and other future applicants; however, it will not affect the consideration given to your application.

Applicant Data

Select Yes to allow AAVMC to use raw applicant data for research purposes. Select No to opt out.

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