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Welcome, International Students!

The University of Vermont (UVM), founded in 1791, is a top 50 public research university with world-class faculty, an exceptional learning experience and a vibrant campus community — all of which provide students the skills for success after graduation. The university’s campus is located in the city of Burlington, Vermont, which is ranked as one of the most desirable places to live and study in the United States.

International Pathways

International students who do not meet the entry standards for an undergraduate or graduate degree are invited to apply to the  Global Gateway Program. Once this has been successfully completed, students are able to progress to a range of degree courses at UVM. 

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  • Academic Choice and Excellence

    From distinguished programs to major choice and outstanding faculty
    • Distinguished programs in business, engineering, the environment, health and life sciences
    • 91% of UVM students have engaged in research, a capstone course, study abroad, or service learning
    • UVM ranks #9 for most classes with under 20 students among top 100 national public universities — U.S. News & World Report
    • 98% of undergraduate classes taught by faculty

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Connect With Us

The admissions staff is available to help you learn more about the University of Vermont and answer any questions about our programs and the application process. Please contact us via email at or by phone at 001-802-656-3370. We look forward to hearing from you!