• UVM Professor Kit Vreeland with adventure racing teammates

    Engineering Human Performance

    Professor Kit Vreeland and her adventure racing team take on the world championship challenge in Africa. Read more >>

  • Two people hold plank position in fitness class

    Exercise Science Program Earns National Accreditation

    The Exercise Science program is newly accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES). Full story >>

  • Students wait for their turn on the bouldering wall

    UVM Named Exercise is Medicine Campus

    The University of Vermont is one of only 149 universities and colleges worldwide recognized for its efforts to create a culture of wellness on campus. Full story >>

  • American Physical Therapy Association CEO Welcomes DPT Class of 2025

    Justin Moore will speak at the Class of 2025 induction ceremony and physical therapists from the community are invited to attend. Read more >>

  • UVM OT Class of

    How Culture Informs Care

    The Occupational Therapy Class of ’25 had an incredible opportunity to tour Morocco as part of the program's cultural immersion course created by professor and program director Victoria Priganc. Full story >>

  • aerial view of UVM campus

    Spinal Cord Injury Community Project Promotes Inclusive Dialogue

    The International Spinal Cord Injury Community Project is a way to begin to understand the lived experience of people with spinal cord injury. Read more >>

  • Zachary Klein

    Part of the Climb

    Zachary Klein ’19 summited Cotopaxi, a 19,347-foot active volcano in Ecuador, to promote the need for prosthetics. Read more >>

  • UVM DPT students with faculty in lab

    UVM Physical Therapy Program Celebrates 50 Years

    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences marked the 50th anniversary of the physical therapy program with an event honoring founder Sam Feitelberg. Read more >>

  • Dr. Sue Kasser with students in Human Motion Analysis Lab

    Research Mentorship Builds Skills for Success

    Dr. Sue Kasser's guidance supports students' personal and professional development. Read more >>

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The cornerstones of our community include the education of students, dissemination of research and scholarship, service to the university and professional organizations, and evidence-based clinical practice to improve health.

Our programs, learning environment and research laboratories are designed to develop competent graduates who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and behaviors essential for those who participate in health promotion and management of injury and disability.

Transfer Information Sessions

Transfer information sessions are open to UVM students and students from outside of the university interested in transferring into any of our undergraduate majors.

Graduate Student Information Sessions

Potential applicants to the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program are invited to attend an information session about the program and the admissions process.