Membership Details

The Sydney University Veterinary Society offers a lifetime membership for current and graduate students of the Faculty of Veterinary Science for only $80 (this once time payment supports VetSoc and allows you to access a variety of benefits). Veterinary faculty students are welcome to join VetSoc at any time, while students and/or visitors outside the Faculty are welcome to VetSoc events, however, are not eligible for membership unless nominated by the Executive Committee and approved by the members of the Society (at the Annual General Meeting).



  • Discounts on merchandise

  • Discounts and/or free food at VetSoc or co-VetSoc run events

  • A chance to receive scholarship sponsorship in fourth year AVBS or fifth year BVSc

  • Free copies of our annual publication Centaur and our quarterly publication The Chiron

  • The right to run for office (great for your CV)

  • Free membership card

  • Access to VetSoc's 'Survival Guide' for first year


Events and Initiatives

VetSoc holds and/or financially supports many events and initiatives within the Faculty and wider community. Your membership fee helps fund these events and initiatives, including but not limited to:

  • Our infamous kegs (usually 4-6 a year)

  • Annual Vetball, VetCruise, Halfway Dinner, Charity Dinner, Wacky Races & Camden Weekender (formerly BBGrog)

  • Interfaculty Sport

  • Career talks

  • Student representation

  • Animalia