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The University of Vermont is home to 9,970 undergraduate students, 1,317 graduate students, 454 medical students, and 1,364 full- and part-time faculty. Located in Burlington, Vermont (named America's #1 College Town in Travel + Leisure), UVM's setting on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green mountain ranges, gives a mountaintop perspective of all that's possible – and offers the tools to get you there.

Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9 a.m. by University of Vermont | View Comments
University of Vermont PreCollege Program

UVM was at the top of Ellie Myers’ list during her college search. Still, she had to be sure it was the right school for her. To assure her that UVM was a good fit, Myers enrolled in UVM’s Summer Academy pre-college program while still in high school and took classes in engineering and drawing. “I wanted to see if I really liked engineering and could handle the course load,” says Myers, of Providence, R.I., now a UVM sophomore majoring in mechanical engineering. “I had my eye on UVM for a while, and taking a pre-college course really gives you ...