University of Vermont is on a 463-acre campus in the suburban setting of Burlington, Vermont.
There are many activities and organizations for University of Vermont students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? University of Vermont has fraternities and sororities.
University of Vermont has the Ski & Snowboard Club. In fact, more students participate in the Ski & Snowboard Club than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at University of Vermont include Outing Club, Cycling Club, Rowing Club and Running Club.
University of Vermont students' favorite campus traditions are ActivitiesFest, SpringFest and WinterFest featuring the Rail Jam.
This table offers information on housing at University of Vermont.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for sophomore|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||66.9%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||5,900|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||5,403|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||33.1%|
University of Vermont offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of University of Vermont students live on campus. In 2022, 66.9% of undergrads at University of Vermont lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 33.1% of students lived off-campus or commuted to University of Vermont. There are 5,900 spots available in on-campus housing for all 11,626 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 5,403 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 75% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.
University of Vermont offers coed housing.
At University of Vermont there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at University of Vermont:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Ice Hockey||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Lacrosse||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Skiing (Downhill)||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1|
|Skiing (Cross Country)||Club Teams||Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1|
|Badminton||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Baseball||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Crew||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Equestrian Sports||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Fencing||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Football||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Golf||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Gymnastics||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Riflery||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Rock Climbing||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Rugby||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Sailing||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Squash||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Tennis||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Ultimate Frisbee||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Volleyball||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Weight Lifting||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Water Polo||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Rowing||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Sport|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
University of Vermont is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The University of Vermont campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
University of Vermont offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Additionally, University of Vermont has LiveSafe App.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit University of Vermont, take Interstate 89 to Burlington, VT. If you need to fly, book your flight to Burlington International airport.
While you're planning, check out other schools in Vermont you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.
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