About the University of Vermont


The University of Vermont

The University of Vermont (UVM), named one of America’s best colleges by U.S. News & World Report, offers a combination of the close faculty-student relationships typically seen in small liberal arts colleges and the extensive resources of a top research institution. Established in Burlington, Vermont in 1791, UVM is New England’s fifth oldest university, following Harvard, Yale, Dartmouth and Brown.

UVM's setting in a valley between the Adirondack and Green mountain ranges, on the shores of Lake Champlain, brings inspiration to visitors and residents alike. The university is home to 10,371 undergraduate students, 1,516 graduate students, 460 medical students and 1,299 full- and part-time faculty members.

What Sets UVM Apart?

  • Outstanding academics with options: Students have 103 majors from which to choose
  • Graduates with good jobs: 85% are satisfied or very satisfied with their positions a year after graduation
  • Dedicated, renowned faculty: 90% of UVM’s full-time faculty have a PhD or the top degree in their field
  • A rich environmental experience: One of the most scenic campuses, located in one of the most celebrated towns in the United States

Accreditation

The University of Vermont is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), one of six regional accreditation agencies nationwide. The undergraduate and graduate programs offered by the School of Business Administration are accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

The University of Vermont is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), one of six regional accreditation agencies nationwide. 

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