Admissions Office, 194 South Prospect Street Burlington, VT 05405-0160 802-656-3370
About University of Vermont
  • Year of Foundation 1791
  • Size of Campus 460 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 9,859
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56% 44% 65%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $12,1804 In state, $30,744 Out of state
  • Room and Board $9,352
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 10,371
The University of Vermont combines faculty-student relationships most commonly found in a small liberal arts college with the resources of a major research institution. The university is home to 10,459 undergraduates, 1,540 graduate students, 449 medical students and 1,471 full- and part-time faculty. Located in Burlington, Vermont (perennially voted one of America's most exciting small cities), UVM's setting in a valley on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and the Green mountain ranges, inspires visitors and residents.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 9
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 7
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming & Parents Weekend, Lane Series(performing arts series), Aiken Lectures, President's Lecture Series, TREK(outdoor challenge, leadership, community service), Men's and Women's Basketball and Hockey games, weekly free new-release movies, regional/n
  • Number of students in fraternities 9
  • Percent students who are frat members 7%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta(Sociology), Alpha Omega Alpha(Medical), Alpha Zeta(Agriculture), Beta Gamma Sigma(Business Administration), Boulder Society(Senior men), Chi Epsilon(Civil Engineering), Delta Sigma Rho and Tau Kappa Alpha(debating), Eta Sigma Phi(Classica
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic student Association, Chabad Jewish Student Organization/Center, Hillel, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Spurgeon Foundation Campus Ministries, Navigators Student Fellowship, Vermont Pagans, Newman Catholic Cente
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 5%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Alianza Latina, Asian American Student Union, Chinese Student Association, Student Organization Against Racism(SOAR), Black Student Union, Vermont Israeli Student Association, South Asian Student Group, Asian Cultural Excha
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Burlington, VT (2)
  • Distance to nearest train Essex Junction, VT (8)
  • Distance to nearest bus Burlington, VT (2)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 53%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 5%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (94%), sorority housing (1%), fraternity housing (1%), apartments for married students (1%), apartment for single students (3%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 32%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 63
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 58%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 5%
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 26
  • Museums Agricultural & Environmental testing Lab, Agricultural experiment Station, ALANA Student Center, Center for Cultural Pluralism, Center for Research on Vt., Ctr. for Biomedical Research Excellence in Neuroscience, Charlotte the Vermont Whale Electronic Muse
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 16
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,420,000
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 11
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 12,500
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 46
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Subscriptions 6,600
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,650
  • Employed Students after 1 year 79%
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 60%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Fletcher Allen Health Care, State of Vermont, IBM, Price Waterhouse Coopers, American Express, Burton Snowboards, Mass General Hospital, University of Vermont, U.S. Government, Massachusetts General Hospital, Dufresne-Henry, Americorps, Allscripts Healthc
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 15%
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