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

We are here for you.

The CESS Office of Student Services is located in 540 Waterman Building on 85 South Prospect Street in Burlington. Business hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm ET Monday through Friday. We are here to help!

UVM’s current face covering policy is that masks are optional for indoors spaces. We have masks available upon request. 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!

CESS students rate the advising they receive as some of the best in the University! Explore our advising resources and frequently asked questions (FAQs).


Education majors review licensure information frequently as they progress towards their recommendation for licensure.

Teaching Licensure Information

Department of Education Resources

The Praxis® Core Academic Skills for Educators Exam and the Praxis® II Exam are required for all students seeking endorsement for teacher liscensure. Find more infomation regarding the Praxis® Exams.

Praxis Preparation


Transfer into one of our majors from another UVM school/college

Admissions: How To Apply

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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 Jaird
Travis Perry
Director of Student Services and Retention (Incoming), Academic Advisor

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

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

Will Major
Will Major
Assistant Director for Student Services and Retention, Academic Advisor

Alexandra Cape
Alexandra ("Alex") Cape
Coordinator of Student Services & Academic Advisor