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University of Vermont Admission 2020-2021, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

Updated On - October 19th 2019By -  Aishwarya Bhatnagar

The 2018 admissions at the University of Vermont saw a 67.2% admit rate. Less than 75% of the admitted freshmen, were among the top 50% of their class. The University of Vermont offers admissions to students across various UG, PG and doctoral programs.

The selected applicants scored above 1010 on the SAT I, and over 18 in ACT for 2018 admissions at the University of Vermont. For international applicants, some of the requirements like course fee, deadlines and admission requirements vary for both UG and PG courses. The admissions are offered during the Fall and Spring sessions only.

  • Applications for international UG students begin around September for Spring and Fall session admissions.
  • The admissions decisions are received after 4 - 6 weeks, post application submission.
  • UG students can apply either through Common or Coalition Application.
  • PG students can apply through the University of Vermont Grad College Application Portal.
  • Deadlines and academic requirements vary for each Graduate program.
  • The application fee for international students is the same for both UG and PG courses, that is, 65 USD.


Application PortalUG: Common/Coalition Application
PG: The Graduate College Application
Application Fee65 USD
Acceptance Rate67.2%
Graduation Rate76%
Mode of PaymentCredit Card
SAT Score (middle 50%)Math: 600 - 680
EBRW: 580 - 670
ACT Score (middle 50%)25 - 30
International Application DeadlinesUG/PG: Varies
Academic CalendarSemester
Intake SeasonsFall/Spring
Work ExperienceRecommended for MBA aspirants
InterviewRequired for admission to the MBA program

University of Vermont Admission Deadlines

The admission process at the University of Vermont begins either during the Fall or Spring season. The following table indicates the application deadline for international students:

Course NameDeadlines
Undergraduate Courses
FallEarly Action: November 1, 2018
Regular Action: January 15, 2019
SpringRegular Action: November 1, 2018
Postgraduate Courses
MS Electrical and Mathematical Sciences ApplicationsFall: January 1, 2019
Spring: October 1, 2018
MS Mechanical Engineering ApplicationsFall: February 1, 2019
Spring: September 1, 2018
MS Medical Sciences ApplicationsFall: June 15, 2019

University of Vermont International Admissions

Some of the specific requirements to be fulfilled by international students to get admission at the University of Vermont are as follows:

English Language Requirements:

International students must demonstrate English language proficiency by providing scores of any one of the following tests given below, to be eligible for admission at the University of Vermont:

Application Submission Requirements:

International students must ensure that they submit:

  • English Language Proficiency Test scores
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts/secondary school transcripts
  • Statement of purpose/objectives
  • An official financial statement is also required to be submitted.
  • An interview may be recommended if required for a certain course.

University of Vermont Undergraduate Admissions

More than 100 majors under 7 UG schools and colleges are offered at the undergraduate level, at the University of Vermont. The prospective students can apply through either of the two given application portals.

Application Portal: Common or Coalition Application

Application Fee: 65 USD

Academic Requirements for International Students: Applicants must submit either ACT or SAT score along with the application. These scores are valid for a period of 5 years. The average scores accepted for the recent 2018 admissions are as follows:

Test NameAverage Scores25th Percentile65th Percentile
SAT Math623580670
SAT EBWR636600680
SAT Composite125911801350
ACT Composite282530

Supporting Documents: Official secondary school transcripts mailed directly to the Admission Office by the high school. Along with first quarter or mid-year grades, 1 LOR and official test scores from the testing agency directly.

University of Vermont Graduate Admissions

The University of Vermont offers 25 doctoral and 53 masters programs to its students. Prospective applicants can apply via The Grad College Application,

Application Fee: 65 USD

Academic Requirements for International Students: Applicants

CourseApplication PortalApplication DeadlineApplication FeeAcademic RequirementsMinimum English Language Proficiency
MS Electrical and Mathematical SciencesThe Grad College ApplicationFall: January 1, 201965 USDGRETOEFL (IBT): 100
TOEFL (PBT): 600
IELTS: 6.5
MS Mechanical EngineeringThe Grad College ApplicationFall: February 1, 201965 USDGRETOEFL (IBT): 90
MS Medical ScienceThe Grad College ApplicationFall: June 15, 201965 USDMCAT/GRETOEFL/IELTS

Supporting Documents: Official high school transcripts, UG degree, grades, LORs from supervisors, personal statement and resume. Applicants must also submit official test scores mailed directly from the testing agency.

The admissions office of the University of Vermont critically reviews each application. Students are recommended to begin their applications 3 months prior to the application submission deadline. Admission decisions are released 4 - 6 weeks post application submission. The selection greatly depends upon on-time application submission, recommendation letters, the required work experience and submission of the test scores.

Out of 21,991 applications, around 14,778 were selected for 2018 admissions, at the University of Vermont. Overall the University of Vermont has been moderately selective in offering admissions to students during the 2018 admissions.

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