The University of Vermont International Study Center

Burlington, Wisconsin, United States The University of Vermont
The University of Vermont (UVM) is one of the USAs top 100 universities and the fifth oldest in the Northeast. Academic quality is central to its success, and the university's distinguished faculty are internationally recognized for their research.

About

Education

The Global Gateway Program provides you with a direct pathway to an elite degree at the University of Vermont, a top 100 university. Developed especially for international students, during your program you will develop your English language and academic skills, prepare for your chosen degree, and adapt to life in the USA. The Global Gateway Program provides you with a direct pathway to an elite degree at the University of Vermont, a top 100 university. Developed especially for international students, during your program you will develop your English language and academic skills, prepare for your chosen degree, and adapt to life in the USA. 

Career

UVM has a long history of success. Graduates include Nobel Prize winners and business pioneers, and 93% are employed or in graduate school within six months of completing their degree.

UVM owes much of its success to academic excellence, motivated students, and outstanding support services. We will help you plan for your future with internship guidance, career workshops, and International Career Counselors. Your career preparation begins in the Global Gateway Program.

The UVM Career Center provides a full range of services and support to help you work towards your career goals.

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (4)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Business & Management (1)

Services

Student services

When you arrive at UVM a Student Success Manager will meet you and provide all the support you need. Resident Advisors offer support to undergraduate students living in residence halls and our Resident Advisors will answer all your housing questions. As a GGP student you are fully covered by the UVM health insurance plan and our UVM Student Health Services will support all your medical needs.

International students can receive specialized support from the Office of International Education. Advisers are available to give international student support for visa and immigration concerns.

Housing services

Marsh-Austin-Tupper (MAT) residential halls.  provides safe and welcoming residential halls for Year 1 and Year 2 students. Located in the heart of UVM campus, undergraduates can look forward to comfortable accommodation and on-site facilities, with easy access to all UVM campus amenities.

Student Life

Campus life

UVMs campus is located in the small city of Burlington. Set on the shores of Lake Champlain and surrounded by mountains, our diverse college town has a laid-back atmosphere, exciting social scene, and a beautiful New England setting.

With so much to offer, its obvious why Burlington was named the #1 College Town in America by Travel + Leisure magazine.

Sports facilities

UVM has more than 55 sports clubs and everyone is welcome. On-campus facilities at the Patrick-Forbush-Gutterson Athletic Complex (PFG) include a fitness center, swimming pool, ice rink, sports courts, climbing wall, and multipurpose studios.

Accreditation

Institutional accreditation

University of Vermont is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). The NEASC is one of the six regional university accrediting associations recognized by the US Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Program accreditation
  • University of Vermont School of Business is among the 5% of business schools worldwide accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.
  • Undergraduate engineering programs at Vermont are accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • Many other academic programs hold accreditation from the relevant agency (see list on right)

Burlington, Wisconsin, United States