New Residential Campus Now Open

Receive a full tour of Xavier’s residential campus. Get an inside view of the two-bedroom suites, grounds, cafe, fitness area, pool, transportation, security and more.

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New Academic Campus Set to Open Fall 2024

This new academic area of campus will include a theater-style auditorium, state-of-the-art classrooms and labs, research facilities, seminar rooms, a new library, study areas for individuals, small groups, and large groups, student lounges, and a walk-in clinic.

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Earn Your DVM Degree With Xavier

Academic Excellence

Receive your DVM degree while taking advantage of our state of the art classrooms and labs, small class sizes, and hands-on clinical experience from your first semester as we prepare you for excellence in a broad array of career possibilities.


Xavier offers the most affordable option in the Caribbean for students to get their DVM degree. All students who enroll XUSOVM in 2024 will receive a half-tuition scholarship.

Flexible Start Dates

Start vet school when it works for you. With three start dates – January, May, and September – and rolling admissions, Xavier works on your schedule.

Hands-on Experience

Xavier has integrated in-clinic and on-farm experience beginning in the first semester, providing students with hands-on learning the entire time with us.

Aruba Advantage

Aruba is the perfect place to study and live! It was just named the SAFEST island in the Caribbean again for 2024!

Xavier Start Dates

Summer 2024 Semester

May 6-7, 2024: New student move-in
May 8-10, 2024: New student orientation
May 13, 2024: First day of classes
May 9, 2024: Last day of registration/withdrawal
August 14-16, 2024: Final exams
August 16, 2024: Last day of classes

Fall 2024 Semester

September 2-3, 2024: New student move-in
September 4-6, 2024: New student orientation
September 9, 2024: First day of classes
September 5, 2024: Last day of registration/withdrawal
December 11-13, 2024: Final exams
December 13, 2024: Last day of classes