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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 84%
Applicants who took ACT: 33%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 37%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 9%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 46%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 41%
SAT I Math score 700+: 9%
SAT I Math score 600+: 50%
ACT score 24-29: 57%
ACT score 30-36: 23%
ACT score 24+: 80%
Students applied: 24,231
Students admitted: 17,796
Admission rate: 73%
Students per faculty: 17
4-year graduation rate: 65%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 10,992
Full-time enrolled men: 4,491
Full-time enrolled women: 5,407
Part-time enrolled men: 447
Part-time enrolled women: 647
Freshmen retained: 87%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $14,664
Fees (in state): $2,104
Tuition (out of state): $37,056
Fees (out of state): $2,104
Room and board: $11,150
Est. book expense: $1,200
Total cost (in state): $29,118
Total cost (out of state): $51,510
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$14,382
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$20,460
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$36,774
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$42,852
Average debt at graduation: $27,276

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 65%
Average need-based aid: $14,736
Average non-need-based aid: $8,658

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. (© 2015 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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