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Traveling to UVM's Undergraduate Admissions Office

The Visitor Center is located at: 184 South Prospect Street, Burlington, VT. Regular hours are Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; our lobby is always open with materials available for all visitors. Find our Visitor Center on Google Maps.

We're easily accessible by water, air and land: UVM is 100 miles from Montreal, 220 miles from Boston, 290 miles from NYC, 145 miles from Albany, and only 3.5 miles from the Burlington International Airport. You can also reach us via Vermont Transit Bus lines, Megabus, Amtrak (to Essex Junction, Vermont, 15 minutes from UVM), or by ferry across Lake Champlain from New York. Please note that some ferry service is seasonal.

From I-89: Take Exit 14W into Burlington. Head west on Williston Road up hill (Williston Road becomes Main Street). At the intersection of Main and South Prospect streets, turn left. The Admissions Visitor Center is located one block south at 184 S. Prospect Street. It is a red building set back from the road on the left, with parking in the rear.

Heading north from Route 7: Follow Shelburne Road/Route 7 into Burlington. At rotary, bear right onto South Willard Street/Route 7. Travel less than 1 mile to intersection with Main Street (Route 2); turn right onto Main Street. Head uphill to Prospect Street; take right onto South Prospect Street. The Admissions Visitor Center is located one block south at 184 S. Prospect Street. It is a red building set back from the road on the left, with parking in the rear.

From the Adirondack Northway (I-87): Take Exit 20 toward Fort Ann/Whitehall, NY. Proceed north on Route 9 to Route 149 East, headed to Fort Ann, N.Y. In Fort Ann, take Route 4 North to Route 22A in Vermont toward Vergennes. Follow Route 22A North through Vergennes, then follow Route 7 North into Burlington. At rotary, bear right onto South Willard Street/Route 7. Travel less than 1 mile to intersection with Main Street (Route 2); turn right onto Main Street. Head uphill to Prospect Street; take right onto South Prospect Street. The Admissions Visitor Center is located one block south at 184 S. Prospect Street. It is a red building set back from the road on the left, with parking in the rear.

Lodging

The following is a list of lodging options closest to the University of Vermont campus. There are many fine resorts, inns and hotels available throughout the surrounding area. For additional options, please visit the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce website or call (802) 863-3489.

Area Hotels, Inns and Resorts
Hotel Address Phone
Best Western
*special rate
1076 Williston Road, South Burlington (1.2 miles to campus) (802) 863-1125
Comfort Inn & Suites 5 Dorset Street , South Burlington (1.2 miles to campus) (802) 863-5541
Comfort Suites
*special rate
1712 Shelburne Rd., South Burlington (3.8 miles to campus) (802) 860-1112
Courtyard Marriott Burlington
*special rate
25 Cherry Street, Burlington (1.1 miles to campus) (802) 864-4700
Courtyard Marriott Williston
*special rate
177 Hurricane Lane, Williston (3 miles from Burlington Airport and 6.4 miles to campus) (802) 879-0100
Doubletree Hotel
*special rate
1117 Williston Road, South Burlington (1.2 miles to campus) (802) 658-0250
Fairfield Inn by Marriott
*special rate
2844 St. George Road, Williston (6.7 miles to campus) (802) 879-8999
Green Mountain Suites
*special rate
401 Dorset Street, South Burlington (1.9 miles to campus) (802) 860-1212
Hampton Inn Burlington
*special rate
42 Lower Mountain View Drive, Colchester (3.8 miles to campus) (802) 655-6177
Hilton Burlington 60 Battery Street, Burlington
(1.1 miles to campus)
(802) 658-6500
Holiday Inn
1068 Williston Road, South Burlington (1.1 miles to campus) (802) 863-6363
Holiday Inn Express
1720 Shelburne Road, South Burlington (3.8 miles to campus) (802) 860-6000
Hotel Vermont 41 Cherry Street, Burlington (1.1 miles to campus) (802) 651-0080
Lang House (B&B) 360 Main Street, Burlington (.2 miles to campus) (802) 652-2500
Quality Inn
*special rate
84 South Park Drive, Colchester (2.5 miles to campus) (802) 655-1400
Residence Inn by Marriott 71 Rathe Rd., Colchester (5 miles to campus) (802) 655-3160
Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center
*special rate
870 Williston Road, Burlington (.7 miles to campus) (802) 865-6600
Smart Suites 1700 Shelburne Road, South Burlington (3.8 miles to campus) (802) 860-9900
Willard Street Inn (B&B) 349 South Willard Street, Burlington (.6 miles to campus) (802) 651-8710

*Note on special rates: The hotels indicated above offer discounted rates to UVM prospective students and families. Contact the hotels for information on rates and availability. Some hotels only hold special rates up to three weeks in advance of programs (Open Houses, Preview UVM, and Admitted Students Visit Days).

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Last modified September 24 2013 09:06 AM