University of Vermont

184 S Prospect St, Burlington, United States
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About University of Vermont

University of Vermont is a school located in Burlington, VT, US with a total of 5006 courses available to enroll in.

Established in 1791, University of Vermont is a public university with a suburban feel that makes the campus feel lively. Built on a 460-acre piece of land, the University of Vermont is beautifully nestled between the Adirondack and Green Mountains that provide a cool learning atmosphere. University of Vermont has a waterfront campus with a classroom that floats on Lake Champlain. Students studying lake ecology take their lessons aboard a research vessel dubbed Melosira.

Colloquially referred to as UVM, Latin for Universitas Viridis Montis, or University of Green Mountains, the university's scenic surroundings are often a sure attraction for students interested in skiing, camping, snow boating or canopying.

Interestingly, UVM students don't have to go too far to find adventure as the campus already has an indoor rock climbing wall and adventure ropes. The institution has more than 170 clubs for students to choose from. The school's sophomores and freshmen o live on campus. The University of Vermont Catamounts athletic teams participate in the NCAA Division I America East Conference.

Beyond the universities territories, students can explore the nearby Church Street Marketplace, an array of restaurants and boutiques. Or better still; relax on the beautiful shores of Lake Champlain. Those who want more of the urban experience can find it at Montreal and Boston which are just 100 and 220 miles away, respectively.

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