Public Colleges in Vermont

The 2023 Directory of Vermont Public Colleges and Costs

Vermont Public Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend public college in Vermont?   The average annual in-state four year, public college tuition in Vermont was $13,032 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of ($216) from the 2019-2020 average of $13,248 and represents a -1.63% annual decline. The list of Vermont public colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating. Public schools are partially funded by the taxpayers of Vermont and usually offer lower tuition to in-state residents.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 6 public colleges and universities in Vermont, the most popular being University of Vermont with 12,540 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $16,392. University of Vermont is the most expensive public school in Vermont with an in-state tuition of $16,392.

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.

<Academic 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 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Vermont Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Castleton State College

Castleton, Vermont

$11,832 35 16
Community College of Vermont

Montpelier, Vermont

$6,720 NA NA
Johnson State College

Johnson, Vermont

$11,592 NA NA
Lyndon State College

Lyndonville, Vermont

$10,632 NA NA
University of Vermont

Burlington, Vermont

$16,392 72 91
Vermont Technical College

Randolph Center, Vermont

$14,712 NA NA