Welcome to UVM Summer U in Burlington, Vermont! In today’s challenging career market, many savvy college students are choosing to spend the summer on campus or working from home and taking courses online. UVM Summer U offers over 500 courses with credits transferable to most colleges and universities. An eclectic combination of Vermont students—home for the summer from out-of-state educational institutions, international students, and year round UVM students opting to spend their summers in Vermont mingle and create a more intimate university experience.
Summer U students are committed to:
- Catching Up: At UVM Summer U students can increase grade averages, complete school in planned timeline, and give full attention to science, lab, or other high intensity courses.
- Getting Ahead: Students can participate in a smaller class size, receive more focused faculty attention, lighten academic load for upcoming year, take career exploration courses, intern with area businesses, and keep on track after switching a major or adding a minor.
- Convenience: Summer U offers 200-plus online courses, 300-plus on-campus courses, five nights free housing with one 3-credit course, tuition savings and financial aid, and in-state rate for Vermont students.
- Enjoying Vermont: Overlooking Lake Champlain, America’s sixth largest lake, UVM is one of The Huffington Post’s Best Places to Go to College having, “one of the most breath-taking backdrops of any college.” Located in Burlington, Vermont’s financial, educational, medical, and cultural center, UVM is situated within a culturally rich semi- metropolitan area located at the base of the Green Mountains—offering an unparalleled summer playground.