Find your home in our halls

First-time students are required to live on campus during their first two years at UVM. There are dozens of options... What looks like home to you?!


Learning Communities

Residential Life invites students who share common interests or who wish to explore new areas of interest to live together in one of our residentially-based Learning Communities. Each of our Learning Communities is geared toward building community within our halls, on campus and beyond. Here are your three main Learning Community options at UVM.

Programs actively supporting learning and activity particular areas of engagement draw students to our LCs:

  • Wellness Environment (WE)
  • Sustainability
  • Leadership
  • Outdoor Experience

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Living/Learning Programs

Suite-style living with others around a common interest. More than 40 options, including longstanding favorites as well as new programs each year!

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Academic Theme Programs (Invitation-Only)

An intensive, integrated approach to learning. Participants live together and take courses taught by faculty members from departments across campus.

  • Dean's Signature Integrated Programs (Exclusively for College of Arts and Sciences Students)
  • First Year Interest Groups
  • Honors College

Learn more about Academic Theme Programs...