The degree Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) is conferred upon candidates who have completed all required courses in the 4 year program. Students must pass all didactic course work, clinical rotation courses, and electives with an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher, in order to graduate. Candidates must have also satisfied all financial obligations to Midwestern University. All graduating students are expected to attend the ceremony at which the degree is conferred. Students must complete all graduation clearance requirements as instructed by the Office of the Registrar.