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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.

We welcome applications from international students and offer many programs and services to support their success. Students with strong English skills are invited to apply directly into one of the university’s 100 undergraduate programs. Students who meet admissions criteria but wish to have additional English language support are invited to apply to the UVM Global Gateway Program.

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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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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!