University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

First-Year Experience

Integrated Study of the Earth and the Environment (ISEE) Program ON-LINE APPLICATION

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Applicant Information

Your Name (Last, First Middle) *

Your Student ID (if known)

Your Email *





Are you currently a UVM student?

Have you been admitted to UVM's College of Arts and Sciences?

Intended Major (If known):

Have you been admitted to UVM's Honors College?

Interests: ISEE is designed for students whose interests in the environment range from the geosciences to the humanities and social sciences. We seek to attract a diverse group of students whose interest will broaden the experience of others. Please describe your interests in the environment and in our program in particular.


Past Course Work or Experiences: Have you taken any previous courses or been engaged in work, volunteer, or extracurricular activities related to the environment?

If yes, use the space below to briefly describe these experiences.

Collaboration: Describe a project or experience in which you have collaborated with other individuals. What aspects of this experience did you find rewarding / frustrating?


Residential Life: Students enrolled in ISEE also live together in GreenHouse, a LEED certified building and residential community committed to environmental sustainability and to fostering a welcoming community for students of all backgrounds and experiences.

a. What new knowledge, experiences, and skills would you like to acquire as a GreenHouse resident?


b. How would you contribute to an atmosphere of inclusion at GreenHouse? In your response, please share how your previous experiences have prepared you to engage differing identities and opinions (for example: race, socio-economic status, religion, nationality, gender, ability, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity, political affiliation, geographic location).


Your submitted form will be forwarded to the ISEE Director.