University of Vermont Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

This is the complete guide for transferring to UVM. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to UVM.

What are your chances at UVM?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at UVM or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

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    I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

    At UVM, 15.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for University of Vermont, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for UVM?

    UVM requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

    Admission Item Required?
    High School Transcript Required of All
    College Transcript Required of All
    Essay or Personal Statement Required of All
    Interview Not Required
    Standardized Test Scores Not Required
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Not Required

    In addition to the above requirements, UVM also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

    UVM requires a minimum of 30 credits.

    What are University of Vermont’s Transfer Deadlines?

    Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down UVM transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

    Closing Date Reported Deadline
    Fall Transfer Deadline April 15
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline November 1
    Summer Transfer Deadline

    Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

    We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

    In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

    When are decision dates for University of Vermont transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to UVM on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

    Deadline Notification Dates
    Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
    Summer Transfer Deadline

    Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

    What is University of Vermont’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, UVM received 1614 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 1192 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for UVM is 73.85%.

    This indicates how hard it is to transfer into UVM. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.

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    Additionally, of the 1192 accepted transfer students, 447 students enrolled - that means the yield was 37.5%.

    UVM accepts 74 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

    How can you afford UVM

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    What are the University of Vermont transfer GPA requirements?

    UVM requires a minimum college GPA of 2.7 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, UVM requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.8.

    Will you enjoy transferring to UVM?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to UVM. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

    Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

    Or perhaps you’re drawn to Burlington...

    Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

    Finding success at UVM is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

    These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

    If you’re considering transferring to UVM then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

    Final Verdict: How to transfer into UVM

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the UVM website for more info.
    UVM accepts 73.85% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into UVM, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.61 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.75. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

    The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of UVM students.

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 550 650 600
    SAT Reading 550 650 600
    2018 Total SAT Score 1100 1300 1200
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 24 29 26
    ACT Reading 25 33 29
    2018 Total ACT Score 49 62 55

    University of Vermont’s average SAT score is 1200. To be a competitive applicant for University of Vermont your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

    What are your chances at UVM?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at UVM or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

    If you’re considering transferring to UVM, you may also want to consider the schools:

    Transfering to University of Massachusetts-Lowell
    Transfering to University of Massachusetts-Boston
    Transfering to University of New Hampshire-Main Campus