Student Life

Student Life Overview

College is more than lectures, homework and exams. An SVC education is a total learning experience, providing the student with opportunities to develop leadership skills, build lifelong friendships, enhance personal and professional skills, and prepare for a fulfilling and successful life. The Dean of Students oversees help the student to provide the solutions of student life. The staff members in the Student Life department are available to assist students throughout their academic careers at Southern Vermont College.

Southern Vermont College offers a variety of co-curricular programs that compliment and support the academic program. For a look into some of these programs, please visit website for more details.

Southern Vermont College Students in Tour


The Southern Vermont College Division of Student Life’s mission is to provide a rich co-curricular experience in which we:

  • Offer a variety of programmatic and leadership to the greater community; and
  • Provide a safe and supportive learning environment.
  • Opportunities which enhance the college experience;
  • Promote personal and social responsibility;
  • Empower students to be socially conscious contributors