At Saint Michael’s, you’ll learn what matters. We’re an academically challenging, competitive institution of just under 2,000 students, with over 30 majors and minors and three masters programs. St. Mike’s students are committed to service, the environment and exploring the world through internships, faculty-student research and world travel. Housing is guaranteed for all four years on our beautiful 440-acre campus overlooking the Green Mountains, located just minutes from downtown Burlington. An elite Phi Beta Kappa institution with an Honors program, a 12:1 faculty-student ratio and an average class size of 19, Saint Michael’s also hosts 21 NCAA Division II varsity athletic teams.

The College

  • Liberal Arts
  • Residential
  • Catholic
  • Founded in 1904 by the Society of Saint Edmund
  • Phi Beta Kappa Chapter (plus 11 other honor societies)
  • Included in The Princeton Review’s “Best 368 Colleges”
  • U.S. News and World Report has ranked Saint Michael’s as “one of the nation’s Best Liberal Arts Colleges”
  • Named a “Hidden Treasure” by Newsweek

Location Highlights

  • 3 miles from downtown Burlington (Vermont’s largest city)
  • 440 acre campus situated between Lake Champlain and the Green Mountains
  • Numerous ski resorts nearby
  • 90 miles from Montreal
  • The College is easily-accessible by bus, train or air

Unique Characteristics

  • Pre-law, pre-med, pre-dental advising
  • Secondary /Elementary Teaching Licensure
  • First-year seminar
  • Extensive study abroad program
  • All-access ski pass for students to Smugglers’ Notch Resort (45 minutes from campus)
  • Cultural Pass to the Flynn Theatre in Burlington