• Exchange students enjoying some ice cream during our Creemees by the Lake event.

  • Off Campus: Enjoying a trip to a local farm

  • Holidays on Campus: Celebrating Nowrooz with the Iranian Student Association at UVM

Getting involved is the best way to make new friends and to make Burlington feel like home. There are many different ways to get involved on campus, including through the international community groups and associations listed below. Be sure to also check out our International Community Programs page, as well as our Instagram account, for other ways to get involved.

International Community Groups and Associations

UVM has student groups and associations that bring together students from different countries and cultural backgrounds. Some of these are tied to specific countries, and others to regions of the world. We have organizations at both the undergraduate and graduate level that are for anyone who identifies as an international student. All of the groups below are affiliated with our office and many work very closely with our staff. Don’t see the right fit for you? We are happy to help make connections for you - contact us to make a request. 

Regionally/Globally Focused Groups and Organizations

Country-Specific Groups and Organizations

Identity-based Groups and Organizations

Other Ways to Get Involved

Read below to learn how to search for and join UVM's various clubs and organizations, as well as view upcoming events on and off campus.

Explore UVM Clubs

Undergraduate students: The UVM Clubs database features a complete listing of all Student Government Association (SGA)-recognized clubs and organizations on campus. You can find information on specific clubs, including contact information, applications, forms, and more. All UVM undergraduate students have access to UVM Clubs by signing in with their UVM netID and password.

Graduate students: Connect with the Graduate Student Senate (GSS) to learn about GSS-recognized clubs and organizations on campus.

UVM Bored

UVM Bored is UVM's extensive student-run events calendar. Find events happening on campus, including those run through the UVM Program Board (UPB), as well as events happening out in the community in downtown Burlington and beyond. Use the filter feature to help you narrow down your search, or simply browse the full calendar.