University of Vermont: Ranking & Review

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Burlington Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 121 287
Top 2%

University of Vermont Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate67%61%72%
Enrolled undergraduates2,6421,0011,641
Enrolled total (including graduate students)13,3405,5697,771

1,354 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

278 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $55. Application fee for graduates - $65.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores2,004
Percent of students submitting SAT scores76%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,019
Percent of students submitting ACT scores39%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

University of Vermont Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $33,274 $56,890
Off-campus $31,672 $55,288
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,022 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Vermont provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 5,717 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $15,504 $39,120
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,236 $2,236
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $646 $1,630
Tuition for Full-time graduates $15,504 $39,120
Fees for full-time graduates $1,974 $1,974
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $646 $1,630

Programs and Degrees

Health Professions and Related Programs 213 57 153 423
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 255 39 294
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 231 20 14 265
Natural Resources and Conservation 238 13 5 256
Education 137 90 19 246
Social Sciences 237 6 243
Engineering 170 21 7 198
Psychology 124 4 6 134
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 95 17 2 114
English Language and Literature & Letters 94 6 100
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 83 4 6 93
Mathematics and Statistics 37 41 3 81
Visual and Performing Arts 81 81
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 78 78
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 62 8 1 71
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 31 39 70
History 56 5 61
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 50 3 53
Physical Sciences 28 13 6 47
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 39 39
Philosophy and Religious Studies 18 18
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 17 17
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 16 16
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total2,3903862222,998

A total of 2,390 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Vermont.

At the master's and doctor's level 608 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate75%72%78%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%
  • Part-time retention rate - 75%

General info

Alternative namesVermont
University of Vermont and State Agricultural College
MottoStudiis Et Rebus Honestis
Through Studies and Upright Affairs
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementTo create, evaluate, share, and apply knowledge and to prepare students to be accountable leaders who will bring to their work dedication to the global community, a grasp of complexity, effective problem-solving and academic skills, and an enduring commitment to learning and ethical conduct.
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff3,758
Instructional FTE1,308
Research FTE162
Public Service FTE11
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address85 S Prospect St
Burlington, Vermont, 05405-0160
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population10,000 - 50,000

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