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Universidad VERITAS*

*This information has not been updated for the current admissions cycle.
Please contact the school for the most current information.

Escuela Veterinaria San Francisco de Asís
San Rafael de Coronado, Costa Rica
Tel: (506) 2292-7639
Tel: (506) 2292-6811
Tel: (506) 2294-3292


1. Admission Process

Return ANNEX 2 completely filled out with the following documentation:

   a. Handwritten Application. Write why you would like to study veterinary medicine (a few sentences).

   b. Original and photocopy of your high school diploma.

   c. Two recent color photos, passport size.

   d. For Costa Rican adults: a photocopy of your “Cédula.” For minors: a photocopy of both sides the “Cédula de Menores.”

   e. Grades from your senior year in high school.

   f. For foreigners: a photocopy of your current passport and a notarized copy of your high school diploma by the Embassy of Costa Rica in your home country, attaching the Apostille Convention certificate to be properly validated by the Departamento de Control de Calidad (Quality Control Dept.) by the Ministerio de Educación in Costa Rica.

   g. All documents must be translated in Spanish by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

2. Registration Process

   a. December, April, and August, to submit the completed form.

   b. Registration will be held on the third week of the months mentioned above.

   c. Enrollment schedule 8:00 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, to 4:00 PM.

   d. Classes begin first day of January, May, and September of each year. In the first level, Training Seminar I (uvmv015) is mandatory; therefore, the student must enroll in this subject.

Note: For the second period of 2014, the quota for new students is 50. The admitted students will be contacted.

3. Payment

   a. For cash registration and tuition payment, on enrollment day you must bring the deposit receipt issued by a bank. Foreigners pay in US dollars.

   b. There is a possibility to be funded by CONAPE. Students must bring canceled registration and proof of CONAPE’s loan approval.

   c. Line of credit (just for citizen): those interested should ask at Reception for a credit form and return it on enrollment day. You must cancel registration and the third part of tuition, and bring your canceled receipt.

   d. Card payment.


Last Updated 3/18/2016 sam
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