Gain hands-on experience working locally and globally on environmental problems.

Studying the Environment at UVM as an undergraduate will help to prepare you for a wide range of careers in science, natural and cultural resource management, ecological design, and sustainability.

Explore the Environmental Program


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Meet Our Faculty

Environmental Program faculty are renowned experts who come from schools and colleges across the University, including the Rubenstein School of Environmental and Natural Resources, the College of Arts and Sciences, and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Learn more about our Faculty and Staff

Change the World

Professor Trish O’Kane teaches “Birding to Change the World”, where UVM students head to Burlington's Derway Island where they walk through a floodplain forest with students from nearby JJ Flynn Elementary. It's on Derway Island that the students learn from birds, their environment, and each other.