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The University of Vermont, established in 1791, is the largest institution of higher learning in Vermont, comprising nearly 300 buildings and a 950-acre main campus. Located in Burlington, Vermont's largest city, the university maintains a dual focus on instruction and research.

Its enrollment is approximately 7,600undergraduates, 1,100 graduates and 400 medical students. The average undergraduate class size is 22. The majority of undergraduates are from outside Vermont, principally the Northeastern states.

UVM offers more than 90 undergraduate majors; the most popular are business, English, and political science. The university also offers four preprofessional programs; 72 master's and 20 doctoral degree programs; and an M.D. program. The faculty consists of 974 full-time and 183 part-time instructors.

UVM supports 19 varsity sports for men and women. Off-campus grounds include four research farms, nine natural areas and several regional education centers.

Location: Burlington Vermont 05405 Telephone 802-656-3370 Fax 802-656-8611

Other Education nearby:
(Barre) Barre City Elementary and Middle School
(Burlington) C P Smith Elementary School
(Westport) Camp Dudley
(Hardwick) Crystalis Institute
(Shelburne) Gailer School
(Burlington) George F Edmunds Middle School

10/22 Coming to The Burlington area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.
Hebron Fair Hebron NH July27 Over 100 craftsmen, pony rides, children's games, rummage, lunch with homemade baked bread, silent auction, on the picturesque Hebron Common.