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Southern Vermont College

Bennington, VT 4-Year Private

Southern Vermont College Admissions

Check in with Southern Vermont College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Southern Vermont College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Southern Vermont College's admissions stats.

Southern Vermont College 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.4
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered
Waitlist No

Continue reading for more information on Southern Vermont College's admissions stats.

Considering Applying Early to Southern Vermont College?

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How To Get Into Southern Vermont College

It is not competitive to get into Southern Vermont College.

In 2021, Southern Vermont College accepted 91% of all applicants, around 320 of the 353 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Southern Vermont College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

What Does Southern Vermont College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.

Southern Vermont College Application Requirements

Double check with Southern Vermont College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Southern Vermont College?

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. 4.0. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Students admitted to Southern Vermont College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.4

Southern Vermont College doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Southern Vermont College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to Southern Vermont College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Southern Vermont College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Southern Vermont College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Southern Vermont College?

Do I have to submit test scores to Southern Vermont College?

✅ Southern Vermont College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is Southern Vermont College's acceptance rate?

✅ Southern Vermont College's acceptance rate is 91%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Southern Vermont College?

What is the early action acceptance rate at Southern Vermont College?

❌ Southern Vermont College does not offer eary action.

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Southern Vermont College Admissions Requirements

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Southern Vermont College Application Deadline

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Southern Vermont College SAT Scores


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Southern Vermont College GPA

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Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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