The NAVLE application process:
You will need to have your credit card information available to complete the processing of your on-line NAVLE State application. Credit cards accepted for payment of the NAVLE fee include Visa and MasterCard. This is a non-refundable fee.
The New York NAVLE application fee is $55.00.
Please enter your name using correct capitalization. Do not enter your name using all capital letters, even if that is how
it appears on your identification. Spell your name exactly as it appears on the identification you plan to
present at the test center.
Ex. Jr, Sr, III — complete this field ONLY if this suffix appears on your identification you intend to use for the NAVLE
If you have been known by any other name, you must enter that name below:
The ICVA is no longer collecting US Social Security numbers for the purpose of identity. If you DO NOT have a US Social Security Number, check the box below. You will then be directed to enter an official government-issued National
Identification Number (such as a passport number) and the name of the issuing country.
You have indicated you do not have a U.S. SSN. You are thus required to provide an official government-issued identification number, such as a passport number, national insurance number, national tax ID number, or driver's license number. You must also indicate the country of issuance from the drop-down menu below.
Check this box if you plan on requesting test accommodations. Your accommodation request form ands upporting documentation
MUST reach the ICVA office by the application receipt deadline. No exceptions. Please refer to the
NAVLE Candidates with Disabilities page of the ICVA website for test accommodation guidelines, or
click here to download the accommodation request packet if you have not already done so.
From the dropdown list above please select the school from which you will receive or have received your veterinary degree.
This listing includes schools accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association. If your school is
not listed, select "Other" from this dropdown list. See the NAVLE Bulletin of Information for Candidates for
You have indicated your veterinary school was not on the list of schools accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association. You must provide below the complete official name and location of the school from which you were granted, or will be granted, your veterinary degree, including the city and country where the school is located.
Official veterinary school name and location (city and country) of Other Veterinary School
*One choice below is required.
If you want to apply for the NAVLE through New York, but you do not meet any of the criteria below, DO NOT FILL OUT THIS FORM. You will need to file an application for licensure, pay the appropriate fee and submit your education to the New York State Education Department, Division of Professional Licensing Services for review. You may go to www.op.nysed.gov to find the requirements for licensure, deadlines, and the appropriate forms or call 518-474-3817 ext 560, and request an application packet. New York will verify your eligibility and will notify the NBVME office. You do not need to complete this form, but you must complete the ICVA NAVLE application #1 and submit it to the ICVA, and submit the required information to the New York board office in Albany to be reviewed for eligibility to take the examination - all before the deadline.
ICVA will not accept documents proving eligibility that are emailed or faxed from candidates. All documentation
must come from the institution and be sent directly to the ICVA office — not the state board office. All
required documentation (verification letters from universities, the ECFVG or PAVE, etc.) must be received
by ICVA by the application deadline shown above. No exceptions.
You must agree to the following statements before this application can be processed.
Please note, if the payment method selected by you results in a dishonor or a later dispute as to the validity of the payment, your NAVLE eligibility may be suspended, your scores may be withheld and any scores that have been reported may be rescinded pending resolution of the dishonor or dispute and the payment of additional fees by you arising from such dishonor or dispute.