University of Vermont

  • environmental leaders

    "I learned that science can provide you with the outdoor adventure of a lifetime." — Ryan Sleeper

    Ryan SleeperEnvironmental sciences major, graduate student in natural resources, field research in Alaska, job with environmental consulting company. More about Ryan

  • environmental leaders

    "Here is a cool new technology for me to jump into that combines geography, natural resources, and information technology!" — Maya Thomas

    Maya ThomasEnvironmental sciences major, GIS minor, research internships, GIS specialist with consulting firm. More about Maya

  • environmental leaders

    "The hands-on learning approach allowed me to integrate classroom learning with real life experience." — Alex Marcucci

    Alex MarcucciEnvironmental sciences major, watershed steward & restoration intern, valued service-learning courses, environmental scientist with consulting firm. More about Alex

  • environmental leaders

    "I wanted to learn about how forest ecosystems work and find a job where I could be outside and do something meaningful."— Eric Donnelly

    Eric DonnellyForestry major, research project at UVM forest, forestry technician protecting society's forest-based natural resources long-term. More about Eric

  • environmental leaders

    "I knew I would be surrounded by individuals who shared many of the same passions."— Carson Casey

    Carson Casey Natural resources major, student government, research on clean energy for Vermont legislature, study abroad in Tanzania, job in renewable energy education. More about Carson

  • environmental leaders

    "I wanted to become more fluent in the natural history of the region and gain the skills needed to get my students learning outside." — Ryan Morra

    Ryan MorraMaster's degree in natural resources, project in Puerto Rico, professional development programs in sustainability for educators. More about Ryan

The Rubenstein School offers exciting, hands-on environmental programs that integrate natural sciences and social perspectives. Our small, close-knit community challenges students to discover knowledge, skills, and values to become innovative, environmentally-responsible leaders. More about our School | More about studying the environment at UVM

Academic Programs

 Undergraduate Majors
 Undergraduate Minors
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forestry
  • Geospatial Technologies
  • Parks, Recreation and Tourism
  • Sports Management
  • Wildlife Biology
 Graduate Degrees, Concentrations & Certificates



Wed Nov 30 RSENR Master's Thesis Seminar & Defense: Carrie Kozel, Aiken 311, 11am

Thu Dec 1 Grad Student/Faculty & Staff Breakfast: Aiken Solarium, 8:30am

Thu Dec 1 RSENR PhD Proposal Seminar & Defense: Courtney Hammond Wagner, Gund Conference Room, 11am

Thu Dec 1 RSENR Seminar Series: Pamela Templer of Boston University, Aiken 311, noon

Thu Dec 1 RSENR PhD Proposal Seminar & Defense: Cathleen Balantic, Aiken 311, 3pm

Fri Dec 2 Vermont Monitoring Cooperative Annual Conference: Davis Center, 9am

Fri Dec 2 Gund Tea: Holli Howard, Federal Government Crossing the Aisle to Silicon Valley Innovation, Johnson House 101, noon

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