News and Updates
Below you’ll find the latest news and articles regarding ICVA and the NAVLE, as well as the most recent ICVA newsletter.
November 13, 2018
The ICVA office will be closed November 22-23 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
September 26, 2018
Scheduling and Admission Permit Numbers Explained
A variety of numbers are used during the NAVLE process. Here is an explanation of the NAVID, Scheduling Number, Confirmation Number, and Candidate Identification Number.
September 25, 2018
NAVLE Self-Assessments for Examination Preparation
These web-based practice examinations are excellent preparation tools to help you learn about NAVLE content and format.
August 27, 2018
November - December 2018 Scheduling Permits Now Available for All Approved Candidates
Scheduling and Admission Permits now available for all November - December 2018 approved NAVLE candidates.
August 15, 2018
Veterinary Career Transitions
Have you considered a career in veterinary medicine outside of traditional clinical practice? The video below highlights many career opportunities for current and future veterinarians.
April 6, 2018
NAVLE Identification and Admission Requirements
To be admitted to the Prometric testing center for the NAVLE, all candidates must present their NAVLE Scheduling and Admission Permit (either in printed form or via smart phone), AND a non-expired, government-issued, signed, photo ID.
February 20, 2018
NAVLE Practice Analysis Complete
The Collaboration for Veterinary Assessments, consisting of the International Council for Veterinary Assessment (ICVA) and National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME), has completed the final report from a two-year NAVLE Practice Analysis process. The resulting blueprint will be used to update the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE®) for future administrations.