Welcome! We are pleased to continue our comprehensive student success services with in-person and remote meeting options.

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The CESS Office of Student Services is located in Waterman 540. Business hours are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm ET Monday-Friday. We are here to help!

  •  Location: Waterman 540, 85 South Prospect Street, Burlington VT
  •  Phone: (802) 656-3468
  •  Email: cessstsv@uvm.edu

If you are experiencing symptoms of respiratory illness, please do not enter the office and perhaps consider scheduling a phone of Microsoft Teams appointment. Our contact information is listed above and we look forward to connecting with you!

Please Note: UVM’s face covering policy is that masks are option in UVM indoors spaces, effective Saturday, March 19th, 2022. Given the volumes of Student Services’ forward-facing interactions and operations serving students, faculty, and staff, it is the office’s preference that masks are worn within Waterman 540 and 528 during the Spring 2022 semester. We have masks available upon request. In gratitude for helping to keep UVM healthy, safe, and accessible for all.

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Meet Our Team

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Lynn White Cloud
Lynn White Cloud
Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

Meghan Jaird
Meghan "MJ" Jaird
Director of Student Services and Retention

Meghan Young
Meghan Young
Associate Director of Student Services & Academic Advisor

Eric Braun
Eric Braun
Associate Director of Student Services & Academic Advisor

Meghan Young
Catherine Cane
Assistant Director of Student Services & Academic Advisor

Will Young
Will Major
Coordinator of Student Services & Academic Advisor