C.A.R.E. — Champlain’s Achievement, Retention and Excellence — is designed to help students succeed and thrive. C.A.R.E. provides academic support and structure, mentoring, horizon-expanding opportunities, encouragement and support in developing a positive identity, and financial guidance.
From service-learning classes and internships to volunteer clubs and local community organizations – UVM’s Civic Engagement Program (CE) aims to grow a culture of involvement, leadership, and learning through hands-on civic engagement that’ll create lasting friendships and new skills.
CCV is Vermont’s second largest college, serving over 7,000 students each semester. With twelve locations and extensive online learning options, students don’t have to travel far from their communities to access our degree and certificate programs, workforce, secondary and continuing education opportunities, and academic and veterans support services.
Detail Works is a social enterprise designed to help teens and young adults build the soft skills they need to thrive in the workplace. Detail Works provides progressive, on-the-job experience by promoting the development of attention, communication, and accountability in a safe environment.
The Multicultural Youth Program connects teenagers and young adults from diverse backgrounds to resources, services, and programs in the community.
The Burlington School District Parent University is an innovative educational model that promotes learning for parents of BSD students. The program teaches valuable skills and knowledge that benefit both families and children (i.e. parenting skills, budgeting, First Aid/CPR certification, etc.) and promotes an inclusive school culture, helping participants to feel welcome and valued in their school community.
Pride Center of Vermont (PCVT) is New England’s most comprehensive community center dedicated to advancing community and the health and safety of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Vermonters.
Upward Bound helps participants complete high school and pursue post-secondary education. During the school year, Upward Bound provides weekly, individualized school visits to review academic progress, help set academic goals, assist with career exploration and complete the college search process. In return, participants are expected to maintain a GPA of at least a 2.5.
VAL is a learning environment with encouraging teachers who allow students to work at their own pace and help students learn strategies that work uniquely just for them.
VSAC’s outreach programs provide information on career awareness and development, college planning, college selection, and financial aid in individual and group settings. In addition to serving middle and high school students, VSAC also works with adults to help them reach their career and education goals.