Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a small, private college overlooking Lake Champlain in beautiful Burlington, Vermont. Nationally recognized as a leader in rigorous career-focused education, Champlain offers world-class academics, internships, fieldwork, and career-relevant job opportunities on campus in its Centers of Experience. It provides students with the specific knowledge and deep skills employers demand and the confidence to venture out into the world and create their place in the future. Champlain’s small size (2,100 undergraduates) and engaged community attract relentlessly inquisitive and open-minded individuals looking for an education that will allow them to make a real difference in the world. On our 27-acre hilltop campus in the heart of Burlington, Champlain students thrive and make the most of all that Champlain’s ideal location has to offer.>
Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines
Apply to Champlain College using the Common Application or the Champlain College Application. Champlain is a test-optional school, and there is no cost to apply. Champlain College offers two admission options:
The following majors require a portfolio: Animation, Creative Media, Filmmaking, Game Art, Game Design, Graphic Design & Visual Communication.
Learn more at champlain.edu/apply.
At Champlain, we have a dedicated team to help transfer students with applications, transferring credits, and financial aid. Apply to Champlain College using the Common Application or the Champlain College Application. Guaranteed housing is offered to those who complete applications by October 1 to start in the spring term or June 15 to start in the fall term. There is no cost to apply. We require official transcripts from colleges attended as well as high school transcripts. The following majors require a portfolio: Animation, Creative Media, Filmmaking, Game Art, Game Design, Graphic Design & Visual Communication.
Learn more at champlain.edu/transfer.
Champlain’s three-tiered academic approach encompasses the career, academic, and practical knowledge students need to grow personally and professionally and thrive in an ever-changing world.>
We are proud to have one of the most beautiful campuses in the United States, with a view that can’t be beat. We invite you to get to know Champlain by visiting our remarkable campus in Burlington, Vermont. We offer Info Sessions and Campus Tours Monday through Friday and most Saturdays, as well as high-energy Open House events in the fall, winter, and summer. Check out all of our visit opportunities at champlain.edu/visit.>
“Champlain seemed to be the obvious choice. Nowhere else had the major, curriculum, or dedication to setting their students up for success with organizations like Career Collaborative and partnerships to get students into internships and jobs related to their major while they are still studying.”