University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies


Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies affiliated faculty and the director encourage shared involvement and intellectual community with our students. Declared GSWS/WGST majors are assigned an advisor with a GSWS/WGST faculty or affiliated faculty member. GSWS/WGST and SGIS minors can be advised by the director of Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies. An Open House Advising Session is held each semester prior to registration.

First-Year Programs

Teacher-Advisor Program (TAP)

  • TAP is a writing-intensive elective program for first-year students in the College of Arts and Sciences
  • TAP combines an interactive course environment with careful academic advising
  • TAP students enroll in a small-group seminar on a topic of common interest.
  • The TAP professor, doubling as the academic advisor, helps further explore a student's interests and academic goals.

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