Lyndon State College (Northern Vermont University)

Lyndon State College (Northern Vermont University)

Lyndonville, VT
location
Public
type
Rural
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
1,323
total students
Tuition Cost $9,984 | $21,384
in-state | out-of-state
Rolling
fall application deadline
93%
acceptance rate
Moderately Difficult
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
Not
Reported
sat math
Not
Reported
sat reading
Not
Reported
sat writing
Not
Reported
act composite

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

PO Box 919
Lyndonville, VT 05851-0919
USA

Ms.Cheri Goldrick

Admissions Assistant

Phone: 802-626-6451
Fax: 802-626-6335
Email: admissions@lyndonstate.edu

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Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's
Associate's
  • Business/marketing
    • Accounting
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Communication technologies
    • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Communication/Journalism
    • Journalism
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Radio and Television
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Computer and information sciences
    • Computer Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Education
    • Elementary Education
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Mathematics Teacher Education
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Reading Teacher Education
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Science Teacher Education
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Social Science Teacher Education
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Special Education
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • English
    • English
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Health professions and related sciences
    • Athletic Training
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Interdisciplinary studies
    • Biological and Physical Sciences
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Mathematics and statistics
    • Mathematics
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Parks and recreation
    • Health and Physical Education/Fitness
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Parks, Recreation and Leisure
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Sport And Fitness Administration/Management
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Physical sciences
    • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Physical Sciences
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Psychology
    • Psychology
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Social sciences
    • Social Sciences
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Visual and performing arts
    • Commercial and Advertising Art
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.

Admissions

93% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied1,021
    • Accepted952
    • Acceptance Rate93%
    • Enrolled1,323
    • Female Applicants493
    • Females Accepted468
    • Female Acceptance Rate94%
    • Male Applicants528
    • Males Accepted484
    • Male Acceptance Rate91%
  • Applying
    • Application Fee $36
    • Required for All Transcript of high school record
      Letter(s) of recommendation
      Minimum high school GPA of 2
    • Required for Some Essay or personal statement
      Minimum high school GPA of 3
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman2.50
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
    • Fall freshmen Yes
    • Out-of-state Fall freshmen Not Reported
    • Early decision plan Not Reported
    • Other early decision plan Not Reported
    • Transfer Yes
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • SAT Critical Reading 400 510
    • SAT Math 400 510
    • SAT Writing 400 500
    • ACT Composite 18 21
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$9,984
    • Out-of-state tuition *$21,384
    • In-district tuitionNot Reported
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student fees$262
    • Room and board *$9,696
    • Room only *$5,774
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNo
    • Tuition pre-payment planNo
    • Tuition payment plans offeredInstallments
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionEmployees or children of employees

Financial Aid

    • Average Freshman Financial Aid Package:$8,843

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students1,323
    • Male Student Percentage54%
    • Female Student Percentage46%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino1.97%
    • Black or African American2.19%
    • White or Caucasian90.48%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native.98%
    • Asian.98%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International Student2.8%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International Breakout.38% representing 11 other countries
    • Out-of-state Students39% out-of-state student

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available Yes
    • Housing Requirements None
    • Housing options Coed housing , Female-only housing, Special housing for disabled
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing 51%
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper Yes
    • Drama / theater group Yes
    • Student-run radio station Yes
    • Student-run television station Yes
    • Marching band No
    • Choral groups Yes
  • Student Services
    • Legal services No
    • Health clinic Yes
    • Personal / psychological counseling Yes
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities No
    • Greek sororities No
    • Local fraternities No
    • Local sororities No
    • Other organizations Not Reported
    • Most popular organizations American Meteorological Society, ASSIST (A Society of Students in Service Together), Student Senate, Campus Activities Board, Outing Club
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Not Reported
    • Students patrols Yes
    • Late-night transport / escort services Yes
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Yes
    • Other Not Reported

Athletics

Member of the: NCAA Division III
  • Men's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Badminton Yes No No
    • Baseball No Yes No
    • Basketball Yes Yes No
    • Bowling Yes No No
    • Cheerleading No No No
    • Cross-country running Yes Yes No
    • Field hockey Yes No No
    • Football Yes No No
    • Ice hockey Yes No No
    • Lacrosse No Yes No
    • Racquetball Yes No No
    • Rock climbing Yes No No
    • Rugby Yes No No
    • Skiing Yes No No
    • Skiing (cross-country) Yes No No
    • Soccer No Yes No
    • Softball Yes No No
    • Swimming Yes No No
    • Table Tennis Yes No No
    • Tennis Yes Yes No
    • Track Yes No No
    • Ultimate Frisbee Yes No No
    • Volleyball Yes No No
    • Water polo Yes No No
  • Women's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Badminton Yes No No
    • Baseball No No No
    • Basketball Yes Yes No
    • Bowling Yes No No
    • Cheerleading Yes No No
    • Cross-country running Yes Yes No
    • Field hockey Yes No No
    • Football Yes No No
    • Ice hockey Yes No No
    • Lacrosse No No No
    • Racquetball Yes No No
    • Rock climbing Yes No No
    • Rugby Yes No No
    • Skiing Yes No No
    • Skiing (cross-country) Yes No No
    • Soccer No Yes No
    • Softball Yes Yes No
    • Swimming Yes No No
    • Table Tennis Yes No No
    • Tennis Yes Yes No
    • Track Yes No No
    • Ultimate Frisbee Yes No No
    • Volleyball Yes Yes No
    • Water polo Yes No No

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty160
    • Full-time Percentage36%
    • Part-time Percentage64%
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%
    • Student:Faculty RatioNot Reported


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