Orientation is just one of the things you'll be doing when you arrive.  Meet other incoming students and make some friends at the following events:


Thursday, January 11th

Friday, January 12th

January Orientation

10:00AM- 3:30PM - Multiple Locations

This is your chance to meet the Orientation Staff and learn about life on campus. Get your questions answered from a variety of campus partners and support services.

Saturday, January 13th

Burlington Farmer's Market

10:00AM-2:00PM UVM Davis Center 

Join the UVM and larger Burlington community and enjoy over 50 vendors offering a surprising array of hardy produce, prepared foods, crafts, and much more!

UVM vs. Stony Brook- Men's Basketball Game

2:00PM-5:00PM UVM Patrick Gym

Get your free ticket to watch the UVM Men's Basketball Team tonight! Cheer on your school and show some UVM pride.

Sunday, January 14th

Personalized Campus Tours

11:00AM-1:00PM, UVM Davis Center, 3rd floor info desk

Bring your class schedule - this is your opportunity to check out your classroom locations and make sure you know where you're going on Tuesday. OLs will be your guides!

WinterPalooza- Food, Games, Bingo & Prizes

1:00PM - 3:00PM, UVM Davis Center, Brennan's

Stop by Brennan's for our WinterPalooza gathering! Roam with your friends - free food, play bingo, video games, arts and crafts, and win lots of giveaways. ​You're also welcome to just hang out or get any last minute questions answered by the OLs and Transfer Student Volunteers.

Explore Downtown Church Street: Shopping, Movies and Ben & Jerry's!

12:00PM - 3:00PM, UVM Davis Center, 3rd floor info desk

Hop on the city bus to head downtown and explore the Burlington area! Grab a CATs at the Movies ticket to watch a free movie at the Roxy Theatre, get a scoop at Ben & Jerry's, or do some shopping on Church Street! If you haven't already, ​stop by the 3rd Floor Info Desk to pick up your movie ticket (bring student ID).

Monday, January 15th

Transportation & Bus Shuttle Services

Please note that there are limited bus shuttle services throughout the weekend. Please be sure to note the various times and pickup/dropoff locations of the bus shuttle service and be sure to communicate to the bus driver where you are going and where you'd like to get dropped off.

If you have a smartphone, please download the free TransLoc Rider Application. This lets you see the real-time location of all bus routes for the weekend.