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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Join us for "When is Trouble Deemed Good? MLK's Legacy on Civil Rights, Environmental Justice, and the Art of Unrest" with Senator Kesha Ram Hinsdale on Wednesday, January 26 at 12:45 p.m. EST.

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The Top 10 Environmental Law Issues to Watch in 2022

Student editors of the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law teamed up with VLS faculty to outline the most pressing law and policy topics of the coming year. 

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New Environmental Field Studies Institute

The Tuholske Institute for Environmental Field Studies at Vermont Law School promotes place-based education where law, nature, and people meet.

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Reimagining Justice Art Gallery

Every year, the RJ4All International Institute celebrates International Restorative Justice Week. The National Center on Restorative Justice (NCORJ) marked the occasion by unveiling our restorative justice art gallery, titled “Reimagining Justice.”

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Vermont Law School seeks a bold and dynamic president who shares its commitment to academic excellence, innovation, and community.

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COVID-19: Updates and Return to Campus Protocols
COVID-19: Updates and Return to Campus Protocols
Requirements for all students, faculty, and staff to return to campus include: signing a Health Safety Contract, producing negative COVID-19 test result, daily health screening questionnaire, and more.
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VLS Ranked a Top Environmental Law School
Vermont Law School was recently ranked a top environmental law school by U.S. News and World Report. Learn more about our premier environmental programs.
Admissions | Vermont Law School
You are thinking about law school because you see the law as a powerful tool for changing the status quo. That's the way we see it, too.
The Environmental Law Center
Environmental Law Center
The Environmental Law Center is home to one of the largest and most highly-ranked graduate environmental law programs in the country.
Library | Academics
The 35,000-square-foot library houses our collections and provides a variety of study spaces across four floors, including a highly specialized environmental law collection and the Environmental Reading Room in the library’s loft. 
Online Degrees | Academics
Online Degrees
Are you intrigued with the idea of expanding your expertise with a Vermont Law School degree, but wonder how you can do it while working, raising a family, or being engaged in your community?