How much does Northern Vermont University cost?

Northern Vermont University Cost of Attendance
In-state $10,584
Out-of-state $15,408
On-Campus Room and Board $10,600
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
Over $110,000

Northern Vermont University Financial Aid and Debt

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 99%
Federal Grants 55%
Pell grants 50% $4,225
Other federal grants 35%
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 41%
Institutional grants or scholarships 92%
Student loan aid 79%
Federal student loans 78% $6,984
Other student loans 19%

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Northern Vermont University Admissions

What is Northern Vermont University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 84%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions of applicants
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SAT Math
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ACT Submissions of applicants
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Northern Vermont University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2434
Living on campus
Transfer Students
Under Age 25 65%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Race / ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Hispanic / Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native

Northern Vermont University Graduation Success


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About Northern Vermont University

Northern Vermont University (NVU) fosters the intellectual, creative, and personal growth of every student in a community committed to diversity and inclusion. We provide innovative professional and liberal arts educational experiences that prepare students to be critical thinkers and engaged global citizens.


337 College Hill
Johnson, VT

Type Public
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Remote Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify