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UVM (Wikipedia)
The University of Vermont
University of Vermont seal.svg
Latin: Universitas Viridis Montis
University of the Green Mountains
MottoStudiis et Rebus Honestis (Latin)
Motto in English
For studies and other honest pursuits
TypeFlagship
Land-grant
Space-grant
Sea-grant
Public
Research
Established1791 (1791)
Endowment$467.7 million
PresidentSuresh Garimella
Academic staff
1,196 (full-time)
Undergraduates10,081
Postgraduates1,817 (inc. 447 medical)
Location, ,
United States

44°28′34″N 73°11′42″W / 44.476°N 73.195°W / 44.476; -73.195Coordinates: 44°28′34″N 73°11′42″W / 44.476°N 73.195°W / 44.476; -73.195
CampusUrban 450 acres (1.8 km2)
ColorsGreen and gold
         
NicknameCatamounts
Sporting affiliations
NCAA Division IAEC, Hockey East
Websitewww.uvm.edu
The University of Vermont logo.svg

The University of Vermont (UVM), officially The University of Vermont and State Agricultural College, is a public research university in Burlington, Vermont. It was founded in 1791 and is the state's land-grant university. UVM is among the oldest universities in the United States and is the fifth institution of higher education established in the New England region of the U.S. northeast. It is also listed as one of the original eight "Public Ivy" institutions in the United States.

The university's Dudley H. Davis Center was the first student center in the United States to receive a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification. The largest hospital complex in Vermont, the University of Vermont Medical Center, has its primary facility on the UVM campus and is affiliated with the Robert Larner College of Medicine.


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