Champlain College on Winter Break

Champlain College is on its academic winter break Dec. 15 through Jan. 4, 2013.

Here is the schedule:

Classes resume Monday, Jan. 7, 2013.
Between Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 through Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, the College has limited staff availability.

The College reopens Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013.

During the break, the following offices and departments will be open at designated times:


Will remain open throughout the break, 24 hours a day.
Contact: (802) 865-6465


We would like your year-end gift to Champlain College to be counted in the 2012 tax year, so please remember...
Online Credit Card Gift
Online credit card gifts must be submitted before 11:59 p.m. EST on Dec. 31, 2012. 
Online credit card gifts submitted after this time will not be processed until January 2013. 
You can make a gift while online by using Champlain's secure site:
Alumni can make a gift of any amount online at to count toward the $2 million Stiller Family Foundation Challenge Grant.
Checks mailed to Champlain College must be postmarked by Dec. 31, 2012. Please mail your gift to:
Office of Advancement Champlain College, PO Box 670, Burlington, VT 05402-0670.
Questions, please call 866-421-7170 through Dec. 21.The Advancement Office will be closed Dec. 22-Jan. 1, and will reopen on Jan. 2, 2013.

Admissions and Campus Tours

Campus tours will be available Dec. 17-21 and Jan. 2-4, 2013.
For more information and to schedule a campus visit:

Champlain College Bookstore hours:

Monday through Thursday, Dec. 17 - 20, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed: Dec. 21 - 26
Thursday and Friday, Dec. 27 and 28: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed: Dec. 29-Jan. 1.
Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 2- 3, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 4, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 5 -6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Monday to Thursday, Jan. 7 - 10, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 11, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Regular business hours resume: Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday.

See the full Academic calendar listing

Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a small, not-for-profit, private college in Burlington, Vermont, with additional campuses in Montreal, Canada, and Dublin, Ireland. Champlain offers a traditional undergraduate experience from its beautiful campus overlooking Lake Champlain and over 90 residential undergraduate and online undergraduate and graduate degree programs and certificates. Champlain's distinctive career-driven approach to higher education embodies the notion that true learning occurs when information and experience come together to create knowledge. Champlain College is included in the Princeton Review's The Best 384 Colleges: 2019 Edition. For the fourth year in a row, Champlain was named a "Most Innovative School" in the North by U.S. News & World Report's 2019 "America's Best Colleges,” and a “Best Value School” and is ranked in the top 100 “Regional Universities of the North” and in the top 25 for “Best Undergraduate Teaching.” Champlain is also featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges for 2019 as one of the "best and most interesting schools" in the United States, Canada and Great Britain and is a 2019 College of Distinction. For more information, visit