St. Michael’s College School; 1515 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M5P 3H4; Tel: 416-653-3180 Fax: 416-653-7704 ; Email: Hodson and the newest building on campus, Residence Hall 4, are apartment style housing for juniors and seniors. Students may participate in study abroad programs, which cost the same as a semester on campus. Classes are small and hands-on learning is emphasized, with a student to teacher ratio of 12:1[20] Saint Michael's houses the following honors: Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Epsilon Sigma, the Catholic honor society; Pi Sigma Alpha for Political Science; Omicron Delta Epsilon for Economics; Phi Alpha Theta for History; Kappa Delta Pi for Education; Psi Chi for Psychology; Sigma Xi for Science and Technology; Pi Mu Epsilon for Mathematics; Beta Beta Beta for Biology; Kappa Tau Alpha for Journalism and Mass Communication (the only KTA chapter nationwide housed at a small college); and Sigma Beta Delta for Business, Management and Administration. Approximately 25% of students participate in a varsity sport. To manage the influx of GI Bill students after World War II, Saint Michael's acquired temporary housing in the form of military barracks from Fort Ethan Allen in Colchester. There are three master's degree programs: Clinical Psychology, Education, and Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language. Saint Michael's College Rankings. 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Bagels comes to Quad Commons Student Center", "Moses Anderson: Catholic bishop is remembered as 'unfailingly generous, "Democrat Tom Costello for lieutenant governor", "MTV creator Tom Freston named Saint Michael's College 2012 commencement speaker", Roman Catholic Diocese of Great Falls–Billings,, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Very Rev. They consist primarily of doubles, and house the entire freshman class. Over a third of students choose to study abroad.[22]. [16] As part of the college's ban on bottled water, the Office of Sustainability[17] has installed several water bottle fill stations throughout campus, allowing students to more easily use their reusable water bottles. The most popular majors at Saint Michael's College are Business, Biology, Education, and Psychology. The College was also a sponsor of the Vermont Mozart Festival, formerly the state's largest classical music festival. Student publications include The Defender,[29] a weekly newspaper, and the Onion River Review,[30] a literary magazine. Students can choose from over 100 different programs located around the globe and can choose a program by location or language, or from a variety of special Saint Michael's programs. The ASC also offers a season pass to Smugglers Notch. Clubs range from the arts (e.g. Gradually, the school transitioned from an academy to a traditional residential college. Common Ground, Food Justice, Student Global AIDS Campaign) to academic clubs (e.g. The college provides student access to a Saint Michael's-sponsored Culture Pass to the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts.[27]. Beginning in 2015, the school began closing many of North Campus's residential areas and sold much of the undeveloped property to University of Vermont's Medical School. Acceptance into this program is competitive. Undergraduate students at the college come from 35 states and 17 countries. Before the 1950s, classes at Saint Michael's were small, just a few dozen Michaelmen in any class. Ray Doherty, SSE, Celebrating a Century, page 24, 2003. 504 of 1,596. Saint Michael's varsity sports teams are called the Purple Knights. Athletics facilities include a fitness room, racquetball and an indoor track and swimming pool. Yoga, jazzercise, kick boxing, cardio step and pilates courses are offered weekly. Joyce Hall, Ryan Hall, and Lyons Hall are three of the four main quad dormitories. "Transformation," Rev. Many suites are reserved for Honors Housing, GREAT Housing, and Ambassador Housing. Saint Michael's College (St. Mikes or Saint Michael's) is a private, Roman Catholic, liberal arts college in Colchester, Vermont. MOVE has the highest participation rate of any organization on campus with over 70% of students volunteering with the program by the time they graduate. Tournaments are also scheduled throughout the academic year. Saint Michael's Playhouse was opened in 1947, bringing professional summer theater to Vermont, giving students the chance to work behind the scenes. All dorm students said the rosary before retiring.[6]. As of spring 2018, there were approximately 1,600 undergraduate students, about 20% of the students are in-state; of the 80% out-of-state, 2% are international. Four Saint Michael's professors have been named the CASE/Carnegie Foundation Vermont Professor of the Year. There are three post-master's certificates and Vermont teacher licensure programs. The Dion Family Student Center[18] is a $30 million structure creating a new 40,000 square-foot student center and 43,000 square-foot residence hall on campus, completed in the fall of 2013. Your support was key to the event’s success! Undergraduate programs include over 30 majors and minors, combined with a liberal studies curriculum and experiential learning requirement. Francis E. Moriarty, SSE '40 H'88 (1952–1958), Very Rev. Cashman Hall, Pontigny Hall, and Canterbury Hall consist of four and eight person suites for sophomores, juniors, and some seniors. Nearly 100% of students live on campus in residence halls and townhouses. The Alliot Student Center and the four underclass residence halls wall the Quad on the north. Francis E. Moriarty, SSE '40 H'88 (1974–1976). Also located on the main campus are the Doc Jacobs Athletic Fields, Ross Sports Center and Tarrant Recreation Center, Founder's Hall, which houses the administrative offices, and the Hoehl Welcome Center, which houses the Admissions office. As a CORST theater company, Saint Michael's Playhouse employs members of Actors' Equity Association, as well as directors from the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society and designers from United Scenic Artists. Saint Michael's College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Saint Michael's College grants Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in over 30 majors to their 1,600 undergraduate students. All campus showerheads and sink aerators are low flow. Special English as a Second Language programs are offered for international students through the Applied Linguistics Department, including a program that assists international students in the transition to college-level course work. There are 21 varsity sports (10 for men, 11 for women) and over 20 intramural teams. Saint Michael's Playhouse[26] is the College's professional equity summer theater. James H. Petty, SSE (1940–1946), Very Rev. A cappella groups, Drama Club, Chorale) to community groups (e.g. These have featured a variety of acts, ranging from DJs to solo singer-song writers to jam bands. [12] Along with the initiatives in the cafeteria, Saint Michael's has an organic garden[13] that started in 2008 and has grown into a huge project for students and faculty alike. Read more about how we calculate our rankings. The school also provides a free CCTA[clarification needed] commuter pass to all students, staff, and faculty. One of the extracurricular activities at Saint Michael's is the Fire and Rescue program. The playhouse also maintains a Professional Theater Internship Program for college theater students. The playhouse is a member of the Council of Resident Stock Theaters (CORST). Saint Michael's College (St. Mikes or Saint Michael's) is a private, Roman Catholic, liberal arts college in Colchester, Vermont.Saint Michael's was founded in 1904 by the Society of Saint Edmund.Saint Michael's College grants Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in over 30 majors to their 1,600 undergraduate students.