University of Vermont

College of Arts and Sciences

Resources for Current Students

CAS Student Services

The Student Services team welcomes you to the College of Arts and Sciences and is excited about working with you during your time at at UVM; we are dedicated to helping you meet your academic and life goals. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and is comprised of a team of professionals who are available to meet with students during daily walk-in hours, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. or by appointment.

Some of the services we provide:

  • Help students utilize available resources on campus
  • Point of contact for late withdrawals, leaves of absence, incompletes
  • Determine degree completion and eligibility to graduate
  • Offer academic workshops to enhance student success
  • Monitor student academic progress
  • Notify faculty when students are missing classes due to serious illness or an emergency
  • Help students with personal or health issues connect to support systems
  • Sign academic forms which require the Dean's signature (examples include study abroad forms, change of student status, permission to take more than 18 credits)
  • Provide Arts and Sciences Orientation for new incoming students
  • Provide current advising and university policy information to the Arts and Sciences Community
  • Facilitate communication among faculty, staff, and students concerning advising issues
  • Implement College and University policies
  • Implement academic disciplinary actions in accordance with the College Studies Committee

Student Affairs -- Phone (802) 656-3344, Fax (802) 656-4529 Email:

Mailing Address: College of Arts and Sciences, University of Vermont, 438 College Street, Burlington VT 05401

Patty Corcoran -- Assistant Dean for Student Affairs --
Oversees the division of student affairs

Judy Barber -- Academic & Student Services Advisor --
Advisor, Financial Aid Appeals contact,  Transfer Student Coordinator

Dana Christiansen -- Student Services Representative --
Student Service Representative, Honors, student records specialist and work-study coordinator

Elizabeth (Libby) Dunbar -- Academic & Student Services Advisor --
Advisor, ALANA, Admissions, Visitation Programs, Scholarships

Kathleen (Kathy) Floyd -- Academic & Student Services Advisor --
Advisor, curriculum, catalogue, Washington Semester program

Mark Hall -- Academic & Student Services Advisor --
Seniors, A&S Degree Requirements, CATS Audits, Study Abroad, Dual-Degree Advisement, Graduation Certification

Sarah Helmer -- Academic & Student Services Advisor --
Student Advisor, liaison with Counseling Center, end-of-term grade review

Lise Larose -- Academic & Student Services Advisor --
Advisor, enrollment management, Orientation, course/room scheduling

Doreen Taylor -- Academic & Student Services Advisor --
Advisor, Pathway program and international education liaison, veterans, curriculum matters, research and analysis, publications

Amelia Wilcox -- Student Services Representative --
Student Service Representative, student records specialist

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