To apply for a veterinary license, the applicant must complete an application form available from the Board office. A completed application includes:
An application form completed and signed by the applicant and notarized;
A copy of a college diploma or a letter from the graduate’s school verifying satisfactory graduation, or, if a graduate of an unaccredited foreign veterinary school certification of satisfactory completion of requirements of the Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates (ECFVG), or verification of completion of other foreign graduate equivalency programs approved by the Board;
A completed Oregon Jurisprudence Exam/Regional Disease Test;
Verification of veterinary experience and certification of status of license(s) in other states if applicable;
The license application and Oregon Jurisprudence Exam/Regional Disease Test fee of $75.00.
To register for the NAVLE, the candidate shall apply to the National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners (NBVME), www.nbvme.org.
The applicant may take the NAVLE in another state. For licensing in Oregon, NAVLE scores must be directly transferred to the Board through the Veterinary Information Verifying Agency (VIVA).
An applicant may request a waiver of the Clinical Competency Test requirement if all the following conditions are met: