92% of full-time faculty hold a Ph.D. or the highest degree in their field
Undergraduate student-faculty ratio: 16/1
1,896 undergraduate course offerings
Average undergraduate class size: 30
Undergraduates enrolled from 48 states
554 international students from approximately 65 countries
More than 170 student clubs and organizations, including a nationally recognized debate team and student-run newspaper
18 NCAA Division I Athletics teams (8 men's and 10 women's)
Fifth oldest university in New England (after Harvard, Yale, Dartmouth and Brown)
First institution of higher education to declare public support for freedom of religion
First university to admit women and African-Americans into Phi Beta Kappa honor society
Called UVM for Universitas Viridis Montis, Latin for "University of the Green Mountains"
Location -- Burlington, Vermont
Burlington, Vt. (city population, 40,000; metro area population, 150,000)
220 miles northwest of Boston, 285 miles north of New York City and 90 miles southeast of Montreal
Located on Lake Champlain -- a stunning lake with 587 miles (945 kilometers) of shoreline.
25 to 60 minutes to ski resorts, including Bolton Valley, Stowe, Sugarbush, Mad River Glen and Smuggler's Notch
Named a top city for outside activities, the arts, safety and overall quality of life by Outside, The Huffington Post, Travel + Leisure, The New York Times, Arts & Entertainment, Traveler and other national media.