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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 79%
Applicants who took ACT: 38%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 42%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 10%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 52%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 46%
SAT I Math score 700+: 7%
SAT I Math score 600+: 53%
ACT score 24-29: 58%
ACT score 30-36: 27%
ACT score 24+: 85%
Students applied: 25,274
Students admitted: 17,907
Admission rate: 71%
Students per faculty: 17
4-year graduation rate: 68%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 10,973
Full-time enrolled men: 4,443
Full-time enrolled women: 5,548
Part-time enrolled men: 424
Part-time enrolled women: 558
Freshmen retained: 86%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $15,096
Fees (in state): $2,204
Tuition (out of state): $38,160
Fees (out of state): $2,204
Room and board: $11,578
Est. book expense: $1,200
Total cost (in state): $30,078
Total cost (out of state): $53,142
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$15,064
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$20,209
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$38,128
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$43,273
Average debt at graduation: $27,006

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 65%
Average need-based aid: $15,014
Average non-need-based aid: $9,869

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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