361
Students
Financial aid thermometer
16,000
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
90
90%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Southern Vermont College is a 4-year institution located in Bennington, VT, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 897 Monument Avenue
Bennington, VT  05201
United States
Contact Email: admissions@svc.edu
Phone: 802-447-6300
Fax: 802-681-2868

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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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Radiologic Technology/science Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies 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
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

353
Applied
320
Accepted
361
Enrolled
91%
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Female Admissions

198
Females Applied
185
Females Accepted
93%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

155
Males Applied
135
Males Accepted
87%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
2.35
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Other requirements may exist (see below)
Recommended Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Other requirements: College transcripts for transfer students

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

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 18 15 19

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

25,236
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Fees

275
Full-time student fees
11,000
Room & board
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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 Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

16,000
Avg. Financial Aid Package
17,500
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
10,000
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,500
Avg. Loan Aid
12,000
Avg. Grant Aid
16,000
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
42%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
0%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

361
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
75%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.03%
Black or African American 8.59%
White or Caucasian 55.4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.28%
Asian 1.39%
Two or more races 3.05%
Other 22.99%

Gender

Male (42.94%)
Female (57.06%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 67%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming Weekend, Moosapalooza and Fall Fest

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Mountaineer Event Board, Japanese Culture and Anime Club, Big Brothers Big Sisters and Moosecorps

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball No Division 3 No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball No Division 3 No

Faculty

50
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 28