University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Medical Student Education

Student Success


The UVM College of Medicine has a unique approach to ensuring student success that is fully integrated into the medical student curriculum.

Learning Communities

Student development as competent professionals, leaders, and life-long learners is fostered by our Learning Communities. The benefits of the group structure include a vertical integration of medical students across class years, consistent advising with a faculty mentor, leadership development, and enhanced programs in academic support, career advising, and personal wellness.

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Academic Support

UVM utilizes a multi-level approach for academic support programs, with faculty, peers, and specialized external resources all supporting the academic needs of students.
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Career Advising & Mentoring

Some students come to medical school knowing what kind of doctor they want to be, others only know that they want to help people, and many change their minds during their training.

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Personal Wellness

Personal wellness plays an integral role in medical student success.

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Last modified December 15 2011 11:02 AM