Champlain College, USA
The university is home to about 2000 students from 41 states in the US, and 22 countries worldwide. Champlain College has a host of accolades behind it - it was listed among The Princton Review's Best 381 Colleges in 2017; named the 'Most Innovative School' in the north in the 2017 regional ranking of the U.S News and World Report's 'America's Best Colleges'; and also featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges as one of the 'Best and Most Interesting Schools' in the United States, Canada and Great Britain.
Burlington is one of the best-known college towns in the United States and was named the #1 college town by Travel and Leisure. As well as Champlain College, there are four other higher education institutions in the city, making the student popluation approximately a quarter of the city's total population. The city centre is only a five-minute walk from campus and is bustling with street performers, unique shops and tea and coffee houses. The university overlooks Lake Champlain and Burlington. The city's waterfront opens up to Lake Champlain's pristine shore and a beautiful boardwalk. The waterfront is home to the city's largest festival site, where a number of major events happen each year.