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Hilary Hickingbotham

Hilary Hickingbotham
Mechanical engineering major

Hilary Hickingbotham was employed at UTC Aerospace before graduation. More UVM Stories >>

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A public ivy with a world of academic challenge, choice of 100 majors, and the opportunity to work with faculty that rank among the best in the nation.

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  • Academics: 100 majors; an exceptional learning experience.
  • Faculty: Accomplished faculty with a passion for teaching.
  • Outcomes: Grads find success in graduate school and the job market.
  • Campus Life: A campus community that values work and play.
  • Location: One of America's most loved towns and beautiful regions.
  • Value: A UVM education — acclaimed for its value. Kiplinger names UVM a "Best Value in Public Colleges," ranking us 63rd and 67th for in-state and out-of-state students, respectively, among nearly 600 public colleges.