Vermont Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend college in Vermont?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Vermont was $29,227 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is $14,820 higher than the U.S. average and ranks Vermont amongst the costliest as the 3rd most expensive and 50th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $2,501 from the 2015-2016 average of $26,726 and represents a 9.36% annual increase. The list of Vermont colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 18 colleges and universities in Vermont, the most popular being University of Vermont with 11,941 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $15,936. Landmark College is the most expensive in Vermont with an in-state tuition of $56,800.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Vermont colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Vermont or cheap Vermont colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Vermont Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Bennington College
Bennington, 780 Students
$53,160 - -
Castleton State College
Castleton, 1,703 Students
$11,184 30 45
Champlain College
Burlington, 2,575 Students
$40,910 62 40
College of St Joseph
Rutland, 151 Students
$17,500 43 57
Community College of Vermont
Montpelier, 768 Students
$6,970 - -
Goddard College
Plainfield, 408 Students
$16,586 - -
Green Mountain College
Poultney, 681 Students
$35,560 44 42
Johnson State College
Johnson, 1,717 Students
$10,944 30 50
Landmark College
Putney, 337 Students
$56,800 - -
Lyndon State College
Lyndonville, 871 Students
$10,632 23 42
Marlboro College
Marlboro, 140 Students
$39,870 - -
Middlebury College  Best Value
Middlebury, 2,551 Students
$54,032 97 76
Norwich University
Northfield, 3,340 Students
$37,834 - -
Saint Michael's College
Colchester, 1,725 Students
$45,050 - -
Southern Vermont College
Bennington, 320 Students
$25,236 - -
Sterling College
Craftsbury Common, 109 Students
$34,000 - -
University of Vermont  Best Value
Burlington, 11,941 Students
$15,936 75 73
Vermont Technical College
Randolph Center, 988 Students
$13,896 - -