Accept your admission offer
Accept your admission offer by selecting the "complete your decision response form" on your UVM Graduate Application dashboard.
Pay your acceptance deposit
Confirm your enrollment at UVM by submitting the $500 nonrefundable acceptance fee. You may do so by sending a check payable to University of Vermont to CNHS Graduate Programs, Attn: Kristen Cella, 106 Carrigan Dr., Burlington, VT 05405.
Activate your UVM NetID and email
Activate your NetID and email after you have been offered admission (and check your UVM email regularly). Once your NetID is activated, you will be able to set up your UVM email account (where you will receive all official UVM correspondence). Follow steps on uvm.edu/account – be sure to have your UVM '95' ID available.
File for Financial Aid
If you plan to apply for financial aid, submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov. Enter our school code (003696) to have your FAFSA sent to UVM. You will need to file a 2019–2020 FAFSA. View Student Financial Aid Checklist (PDF) >>
Complete mandatories requirements
Check email for more information in mid-June.
Review your program handbook for 2019-20.
Register for fall courses
Log in to myUVM to register for courses. Review your program curriculum.
Pay your bill
Billing statements are issued monthly by UVM. Generally, a student's first bill for each semester will have a specific due date; subsequent bills throughout a semester are due upon receipt. More information, including due dates, can be found here.
Save the date
View the UVM Academic Calendar for important dates.
Get your UVM Identification Card (can be done during August Orientation)
Visit CatCard Services for details. Your CatCard provides building access and serves as a city bus pass.
Orientation takes place Aug. 20-22. Details coming soon.
Explore housing options
Explore off-campus housing options in Burlington and surrounding areas.
Send final transcripts
Request a final college transcript confirming your graduation date and/or completion of prerequisite courses be sent to: CNHS Office of Student Services, 106 Carrigan Dr., Burlington, VT 05405.
Health requirements (due July 1)
All new students must submit the Insurance Decision form by July 1.
Review technology requirements
Visit the UVM Information Technology page.
Navigate campus with the virtual map.