Burlington College Students Open Show at Arts Alive Gallery

Posted by StaciAnne Grove, Marketing Coordinator

Nov 25, 2014 8:29:00 AM

From December 1-7, the Burlington College students who went on the Travel+Learn Berlin trip this October, will display their artwork inspired by the experience at the Arts Alive Gallery at Union Station in Burlington.

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Wondering How to Ace Your Admissions Interview?

Posted by Galen Hench, Director of Admissions

Nov 21, 2014 10:00:00 AM

Are you coming for an admissions interview at Burlington College? Want to prepare for the interview with an admissions counselor? Review the topics below and practice answering questions with a family member or friend prior to coming to Burlington College for your interview.

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CAMPUS MASTER PLAN: Board of Trustees Approves MOU for Property Sale

Posted by Coralee Holm, Director of Community & Alumni Relations

Nov 20, 2014 10:00:00 AM

Last Friday, the Board of Trustees at Burlington College approved a memorandum of understanding with Eric Farrell for the sale of 25 acres of land on the main campus and two properties located about a mile from the campus.  The vote was unanimous of those board members in attendance.
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Topics: Campus

8 Reasons Burlington College Stands Out

Posted by StaciAnne Grove, Marketing Coordinator

Nov 19, 2014 3:56:00 PM

Why choose Burlington College?

We know what it takes to help you become a strong, independent, creative thinker. We offer highly individualized academic planning and services, where your ideas and interests are honored. No matter where you come from or what you are studying, here are a few of the top reasons Burlington College stands out:

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42 years of serving those who served — Veterans Day 2014

Posted by Michael Smith, Interim President

Nov 11, 2014 10:50:00 AM


Today we celebrate and honor all those who have served our country and thank them for their service and courage.

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Topics: Community Engagement

Creepy and crawly isn’t just outside this Halloween!

Posted by StaciAnne Grove, Marketing Coordinator

Oct 31, 2014 3:32:53 PM

If you were a professional photographer, you'd likely be New York City today at the Photo Plus Expo — the largest photography and imaging show in North America, attended by over 22,000 professional photographers and enthusiasts.

And, if you were there, you might be taking in seminars from world-reknowned photographers such as Joe McNally — who shoots for Time, Newsweek, Entertainment Weekly, the New York Times and more over his 30 year career. He's also a Nikon Ambassador.

Today Nikon debuted his latest work online and at the convention.

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Topics: Fine Arts

Burlington is our campus.

Posted by StaciAnne Grove, Marketing Coordinator

Oct 22, 2014 2:21:00 PM

Let’s face it, Burlington College is a very small school. And while that’s great for a lot of reasons — small classes, close relationships with faculty/staff, and a strong student-centered approach to learning — it’s not possible to have hundreds of student groups, clubs and sports teams directly on campus. But with so much available right outside our front door in Burlington, we wouldn’t need them even if we were ten times our size!

Get started here. Get involved. Have some fun. Study. Explore all that is available in

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Topics: admissions

What Does Burlington College Look for in Your Application?

Posted by StaciAnne Grove, Marketing Coordinator

Oct 21, 2014 9:12:00 AM

Wondering what the Burlington College Office of Admissions is looking for as they review your application? The admissions process varies with each applicant, but here are several things that could help you stand out.

Did you challenge yourself in high school?
Our Admissions staff certainly value grades that represent strong effort. Grades that are slightly lower and in a rigorous program are preferred to all A's in less challenging coursework. We also understand that you may have struggled in high school — we're looking for an upward trend.

Were you engaged in high school or community activities outside of classes?
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Topics: admissions

Creating Your B.F.A. Portfolio

Posted by StaciAnne Grove, Marketing Coordinator

Oct 21, 2014 8:59:00 AM

Passion for creativity and a love the fine arts is very much a part of the Burlington College culture. Our small college setting in Burlington, Vermont has much to offer our creative arts students in the way of inspiration, exploration and cultural venues. If you are considering applying for one of our Bachelor of Fine Arts programs, detailed guidelines of how to submit your portfolio are on the website.

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Big Heavy World Relocates to Burlington College

Posted by Coralee Holm, Director of Community & Alumni Relations

Sep 23, 2014 10:56:00 AM

Independent Music Office To Enliven Campus

Big Heavy World, a volunteer-staffed nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and promoting Vermont-made music, has relocated to the campus of Burlington College. 
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Topics: Community Engagement

Burlington College

Burlington College is a small, creative, private liberal arts institution located in Burlington, Vermont. Located on the shore of Lake Champlain, the College has been recognized as having the most free-spirited students in one of the healthiest states in the country.

The College offers Associate, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees, as well as an Individualized Master’s degree program, and several professional certificate programs.

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