• A Promise to Heal

    The Department of Nursing's annual White Coat Ceremony is a rite of passage that marks the commencement of undergraduate and direct-entry graduate students’ nursing careers.

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    The Future of Health Care

    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences' affiliation with The University of Vermont Health Network provides opportunities for students to practice collaborative patient care.

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    Celebrating 75 Years of Nursing at UVM

    2018 marks the 75th anniversary of UVM's Nursing program. Join us as we celebrate the careers of alumni who have made an impact.

When you choose nursing you discover opportunities

A holistic and humanistic discipline that draws from behavioral, natural, and nursing sciences, professional nursing at the University of Vermont is presented as both a science and an art.

Students benefit from an interdisciplinary education that integrates clinical practice through simulation and real-world experience, guided by expert faculty clinicians in a premier academic medical center and facilities around the region.

Information Sessions

Attend a prospective transfer or graduate student information session to learn more about paths to nursing at UVM.

Accreditation: The baccalaureate and master's degree in nursing at the University of Vermont are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791.

The Office of Professional Regulation in the Vermont Secretary of State's office governs Vermont licensure requirements.

Nursing Degree Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Graduate Programs


The Nurse Practitioner Practice Group

UVM's Department of Nursing operates a nurse practitioner primary care practice, which provides comprehensive community health care services and an ideal clinical learning environment for future nurse practitioners and other students.