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Mix of beautiful old buildings and average modern architecture

UVM is a state school that charges high tuition, even for in-state students. It has come a long... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Burlington, Vermont
Beautiful Campus

We visited the University of Vermont while in Burlington. The campus dominates the area up the... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Choose this college if you want the true experience of Vermont. Strong network for alumni and followers.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

UVM is a state school that charges high tuition, even for in-state students. It has come a long way. The Campus Center is very modern LEED standard building with lots of food options. A very liberal student body, like Vermont itself.

Thank BTVWriter
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Lots of students with attitudes. Overpriced university, it's the attitude of the students that got me. Watch out in traffic, they will just walk out and not look. I found little of interest here, keep going down to the water front.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the University of Vermont while in Burlington. The campus dominates the area up the hill from downtown. The university is a stunning gateway to downtown and the waterfront. I enjoyed the gardening and architecture.

Thank Moved2Texas
Reviewed 21 July 2018

This place is the alma mater of so many Vermonters, so I am somewhat biased. It is a venerable Vermont institution, often called one of the best public ivys in the nation. The campus is lovely, and a must-see stop for tourists. It is also...More

1  Thank Kay T
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A lovely campus with greenery wherever you go and look. You can each the campus by caror public transportation.

Thank Faisal N
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I'm somewhat biased, having taught at the university for almost 40 years. But that means I know a lot about it. As a tourist attraction, it offers a good art museum, curated by a Picasso expert, an excellent library, interesting performances by the orchestra and...More

3  Thank Gil M
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We visited Burlington and couldn't help driving by because the architecture was stunning. Beautiful large buildings and perfectly manicured gardens. What an amazing campus.

Thank mercya890
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is old world New England meets modern academic. It is an easily navigable campus with excellent facilities and a beautiful view of lake Champlain. I presented here for a conference and was truly amazed by the campus and people here — hearty and non-pretentious....More

2  Thank Literarytravels
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Visited the school this weekend and had a great time. Beautiful campus and very,very friendly people. Lots to do and see.

Thank tom p
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