Global Gateway Program

International student gateway to University of Vermont

International student gateway

Undergraduate and graduate degree pathways for international students at the University of Vermont

Earn your bachelor's or master's degree at the University of Vermont

The University of Vermont offers international student pathway programs for both undergraduate and graduate study. International students can join this specialized program that combines English training with academic credit.

Global Gateway Program: Undergraduate Year 1

Designed to help international students make an easy transition into American university life, this program is ideal for students wanting a bachelor's degree from the University of Vermont. Special features of this program include:

  • 1-term, 2-term or 3-term international student pathway
  • Choice of 100 undergraduate degrees at University of Vermont
  • No TOEFL or IELTS required (take the Password Test instead)
  • No SAT score required
  • Progression to Year 2 degree entry on completion

Global Gateway Program: Pre-Master's

For graduate study, the Global Gateway Program: Pre-Master's offers master's level students the opportunity to earn academic credit alongside their English language training:

  • 2-term program
  • 12 academic credits towards your graduate degree 
  • Progression to 6 degree programs 
  • No GMAT or GRE required