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Overview

Northern Vermont University, a two-campus institution of higher education, combines the best of their nationally recognized liberal arts and professional programs. At Northern Vermont University, they guide curious, motivated, engaged students on their path to success and their place in the world. Their campuses both offer in-demand degrees in business, criminal justice, education, psychology and human services, and so much more. They also have programs and disciplines unique to each campus.

The Lyndon Campus

The Lyndon campus, 195 acres located in Vermont's stunning Northeast Kingdom, offers distinct professional programs based in a liberal arts core where every degree is infused with practical, real-world experience and career-ready skills. Specialized programs ranging from Atmospheric Sciences, Mountain Recreation Management, and Electronic Journalism Arts to Music Business and Exercise Science prepare students for career success.

Known as "Vermont's adventure recreation campus" complete with trails for running/skiing/biking, a terrain park, and ropes courses, the Lyndon campus location offers easy access to ski and bike centers such as Burke MountainJay Peak, and Kingdom Trails.

Faculty

By combining more than 200 years of history in liberal arts and professional learning, NVU offers expanded access to a faculty with a broader and deeper depth of expertise and experience. Students collaborate with and learn from a network of peers and staff on both campuses. And the alumni network will include Lyndon and Johnson graduates all over the world who will help students get their foot in the door to their degrees immediately to work in their chosen profession.

Location & Contact

Address 1001 College Road
PO Box 919
Lyndonville, VT  05851
United States
Contact Ms. Cheri Goldrick
Admissions Assistant
Email: admissions@lyndonstate.edu
Phone: 802-626-6451
Fax: 802-626-6335

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

Applying

36
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
One recommendation
Required for some programs A minimum high school GPA of 3
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

9,984
In-state
21,384
Out-of-state
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Fees

262
Full-time student fees
9,696
Room & board
5,774
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

8,843
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package

Student Body

39%
Out-of-state students

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Dance ensemble, Spring weekend and Gregg Fest

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
American Meteorological Society, ASSIST and SERVE, Student Government, Campus Activities and Outing Club, Dance Club

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Triathlon No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf No No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Triathlon No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

257
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 94
Part-time - 163
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